Balloon Flower Details

Balloon Flower

  • Botanical Name: Platycodon grandiflorus
  • Plant Type: Perennial
  • Light Requirement: Partial Shade
  • Water Demand: Medium
  • Landscape Use:
  • Ornamental Value: Blue, Pink, White
  • Native/Adapted: Adapted
  • Wildlife Value:
  • Season: Spring, Summer
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Deciduous
  • Plant Form: Upright
  • Plant Spread: .5'-.6'
  • Plant Height: 0.5'-1.6'


Remove spent blooms (not the entire stems) to keep plant blooming for 2 months or more. New growth appears late in the spring.

Perennial Care Guide

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