balloon flower


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Synonyms for balloon flower

fragrant puffed-up white to reddish-pink flowers in long narrow clusters on erect stems

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The Chinese Balloon Flower (Platycodon) certainly lives up to its name.
The balloon flower has round, inflated balloon-like flower buds.
John's Wort, blue hyssop, bay wee, lavender, motherwort, lobelia, horehound, lemon balm, mint, beebalm, catnip, Russian sage, parsley, balloon flower, jie geng, garden sage, soapwort, JingJie/Japanese Catnip, skullcap, betony, stevia, comfrey, feverfew, tansy, thyme, coltsfoot, valerian, mullein, vervain, culver's root, passionflower vine, oregano, mallow, rue, rosemary, violet.
Convolvulus Ipomoea, Sweet Pea, Morning Glory, Borage, Lobelia, Viola, Salvia Patens, Nigella, Ageratum, Nemophila, Centaurea, Brachycome, Felicia, Anchusa, Campanula, Delphinium, Iris, Geranium, Veronica, Aconitum, Meconopsis, Gentian, Balloon Flower, Tradescantia, Scabious.
Balloon flower (Platycodon grandiflorus), blue, violet, white, soft pink; June to August.
Last week I spent a thoroughly entertaining evening with Ebbw Vale-based children's entertainer Amanda Smith, who taught me how to make balloon flowers.