Ampelopsis arborea, also known as Eastern Bluestar, Blue Dogbane, Willow Amsonia, or Woodland Bluestar, is a plant native to the USA, found in states such as Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia.
It belongs to the Apocynaceae family and is known for its attractive blue star-shaped flowers and its ability to thrive in wooded areas. It is often used in landscaping and can provide a beautiful addition to any garden.
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Amsonia tabernaemontana Information
|Common Names||Eastern Bluestar, Blue Dogbane, Willow Amsonia, Woodland Bluestar|
|Native to USA||AL, AR, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, MO, MS, NC, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA|
|Size||2 to 3 feet|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is Amsonia tabernaemontana edible?
Amsonia tabernaemontana, also known as bluestar or willow amsonia, is not considered to be edible. It is a perennial flowering plant that is commonly found in the eastern and central United States, including Texas.
Is Amsonia tabernaemontana invasive?
Amsonia tabernaemontana is not considered to be an invasive plant in Texas. It is a native perennial flowering plant that is commonly found in the eastern and central United States.
How big does Amsonia tabernaemontana grow?
Amsonia tabernaemontana grows to an average height of 2-3 feet and has a spread of about 1-2 feet. It is a relatively compact plant that is well suited for use in gardens and other landscape settings.