Platycodon grandiflorus

Common name: Platycodon

Scientific name: Platycodon grandiflorus

Platycodon/ Blue Bells is a compact herbaceous perennial with bell-shaped, flaring, flowers in shades of vivid violet.


Environment Outdoor
Plant type Flowering plant
Available colors Blue, Violet, Pink, White.
Growth habit Upright
Mature height 5 – 6 inches
Mature width 4 – 6 inches
Soil condition Well drained, fibrous medium.
Sunlight Direct light
Water requirement Once per 3 – 4 days
Nutrition requirement Add flowering fertilizer once per 7 – 10 days.
Maintenance Remove dry leaves & flowers once per 3 – 4days.
Common issues Plants attract insect pests in too hot conditions. Clean plants and apply a recommended fungicide once per 7 -10 days to protect from diseases.
Pot size 14cm