We are taking a break from the heat.  We will resume shipping plants starting in September.  Feel free to pre-order plants for your fall garden.  First come, first served.

Balloonflower (Platycodon grandiflorum) potted plant, organic

$7.50

Greetings!  Plants are available to the US only.  Potted plants, trees and succulents listed on this website may be ordered now, and will begin shipping September 5th.  If you have a preferred ship date, tell us right away! Our plant shipping seasons are:  March 15 through July 31, then again Sep 5 through Thanksgiving.  Order early to assure availability.

Family: Bellflower (Campanulaceae)

Hardy to Zone 3 to 10

(Jie-geng) Herbaceous perennial native to China.  The plant is already familiar to many as an heirloom garden favorite–its unopened flower is a striking blue-purple balloon that has fascinated horticulturalists for centuries.  Used in Chinese cookery, the white, fleshy, and man-shaped root becomes a potent culinary ingredient to special soups and sauces.  Traditional usage (TCM): antitussive.  Prefers full sun and well-drained soil.  Plant 1 foot apart.  Flowers from 30 to 40 inches tall.

Potted plant, Certified Organically Grown

 

 

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