Campanula stricta L.

Rigid woody-based perennial with oblong leaves and a spike of sessile, tubular blue flowers.  To 50cm.  [RHSD].

Horticultural & Botanical History

Introduced to Britain in 1819.  [JD].

History at Camden Park

Seed order to Hurst and McMullen, Seedsmen and Florists of London, on 8th April 1846.  [MP A2933-1, p.132].


Campanula stricta Sibth. & Sm. (1806) = Campanula lyrata Lam., from the Caucasus.

Campanula stricta Wall. (1820) = Campanula sylvatica Wall., from India.

Published Sep 29, 2009 - 04:42 PM | Last updated Jul 16, 2010 - 10:45 AM

More details about Campanula stricta L.
Family Campanulaceae
Region of origin


Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Campanula stricta 

Confidence level high