Ella's Garden Plants from A to Z: Eustoma grandiflora, 'Echo Blue', Lisianthus, Texas Bluebells

Common Name: Lisianthus, Texas Bluebells

Genus: Eustoma

Species: grandiflora

Cultivar or Variety: 'Echo Blue'

Characteristics: A beautiful cut flower. Zones 7 and above must bring during winter.

Life Cycle
Annual
Perennial

Zone Hardiness up to
Zone 4
Zone 5
Zone 6
Zone 7
Zone 8

Endangered Species
No

Heirloom
No

When to Sow Seed
Early Spring
Mid Spring

Germination Temperature
70-80 F

Seed Sowing Depth
Lay on top of soil

Seed Needs Light to Germinate
Yes

Days to Germination
10-14 days

Sun Exposure
Part Sun/ Part Shade

Plant Height
2 - 4 feet

Plant Form
Upright
Branching

Blooms
Yes

Bloom Form
Above Foliage

Flower Color
Dark Blue

Nutritional Needs
Moist
Dry

Fertile
Yes

Reproduces By
Seed

Cutting Flower
Yes

Additional Uses
Containers
Borders
Planters

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