Colin Mills, compiler of the Hortus Camdenensis, died in late November 2012 after a short illness. As he always considered the Hortus his legacy, it is his family's intention to keep the site running in perpetuity. It will not, however, be updated in the near future.

Campanula medium L. var. alba

See Campanula medium L.  Alba is a naturally occurring white flowered form.

Horticultural & Botanical History

See Campanula medium L.

History at Camden Park

Listed in the 1850 and 1857 catalogues [H.41/1850].


Published Sep 28, 2009 - 11:41 AM | Last updated Jul 16, 2010 - 10:47 AM

Family Campanulaceae
Region of origin

Southern Europe

Common Name

White Canterbury bells

Name in the Camden Park Record

Campanula medium flore albo 

Confidence level high