10 Types of Perennial Wildflowers

Learn about the various types of perennial wildflowers and how to successfully grow them with this gardening guide.

Milky Bellflower DK - Simple Steps to Success: Lawns and Groundcover © 2012 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Milky Bellflower (Campanula latifolia)

Also popular as a border plant, milky bellflower has an upright style and has purple-mauve, bell-shaped flowers. The serrated foliage is similar to an elongated nettle leaf, although it doesn't sting. It prefers hedgerows and a dappled woodland habitat. This fully hardy plant prefers full to partial sun and well-drained to moist soil. H: 3 feet (1 m); S: 24 inches (60 cm)

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