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Canterbury Bells   
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Canterbury Bells
ntroduced Photo: Mani Nair
Common name: Canterbury Bells
Botanical name: Campanula medium    Family: Campanulaceae (Bell flower family)

Canterbury Bells is a flowering plant with attractive bell shaped flowers with a flat base. Colors they come in are blue, purple, mauve or white. They produce large spikes of long lasting blooms. They grow to 2-3 ft in height. In gardens, they are best in massed planting in borders or among shrubs. It prefers cool or warm zones - not suitable for the tropics or hot, dry regions. Canterbury Bells is not native to India, but is cultivated as a garden plant in cooler regions.

Photographed in Srinagar, Kashmir.
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