Have you wonder, how blue planet will look like? The blue color symbolizes faith and heaven. Here, these 5 plants can be added to the garden and you can get the feel of blue planet.
The parts of a plant, in combine makes the garden look beautiful. And, by planting blue bloom in the surrounding will give a feel of the heaven. There are some plants with blue leaves and blue flowers. Blue flower petals are the excellent choice for making ‘Blue Planet’.
These plants can be planted as a group or mass in the shrub border. Also, a good specimen or accent for foundations and other locations near homes or patios. They will look awesome in hedge and containers.
These plants are also called as Wild blue phlox, Woodland phlox, or Wild sweet William with different sub-species. Flowers may appear in the spring and early summer. They are pleasantly fragrant. The petals are a variety of pastel colors and is a spreading, native wildflower which forms mats of foliage.
Alpengluhen big leaf Hydrangea, Ayesha, Blue Billow, Blue Wave are the other names of this plant. The inflorescence of Hydrangea macrophylla is a corymb type and all flowers placed in a plane or a hemisphere or even a whole sphere in cultivated forms. The four sepals of flowers have attractive blue color.
This plant is also known as Mealy cup sage and Mealy sage. The cultivar ‘Victoria Blue’ has darker blue flowers. Dark-blue to faint blue tubular flowers are densely congested in whorls along the upper stems.
Common names of this plant are- Butterfly Pea, Blue pea, Aparajita, Gokurna Shankha Pushpa. This wonderful twining plant bears quite large flowers which are a beautiful shade of blue with a white throat. The flowers may produce in late summer, deep blue with a yellow to white pattern in the centre of the lower petal.
This plant’s other names are Bush clock vine and King’s-mantle. The herbaceous perennial climbing plant can be grown as a bush with weeping branches or it can be trained like a vine. The flowers are absolutely wonderful and it flowers in the colder season.
Recommended Planters : Planters by Size
Choose planters according to size required for your plants for various purposes and locations.
Buy ready to use nutrient rich soil:
In general use a soil-based compost placed over a generous layer of drainage material such as earthenware crocks, pebbles or gravel. Water and feed regularly, especially while plants are bearing flowers and fruit, when a high-potash fertilizer is recommended.