Campanula

Bellflowers

Campanula is the largest genus in the bellflower family, Campanulaceae, with over 500 species spread across the northern hemisphere, most around the Mediterranean across to the Caucasus.  The species are very diverse from prostrate high alpines, to tall meadow and woodland plants. Two species, Campanula rotundifolia and Campanula uniflora are native to Iceland (*).

Campanula tridentata
Campanula tridentata

A rock garden plant with large, blue flowers.

Campanula takesimana
Campanula takesimana

Korean Bellflower

Korean bellflower is a tall perennial with white flowers.

Campanula saxifraga
Campanula saxifraga

A compact rock garden plant with violet flowers.

Campanula rotundifolia 'Alba'
Campanula rotundifolia 'Alba'

Harebell

A variety of harebell with pure white flowers.

Campanula rhomboidalis
Campanula rhomboidalis

Diamond Bellflower

Diamond bellflower is a medium sized perennial with blue-violet flowers.

Campanula punctata 'Beetroot'
Campanula punctata 'Beetroot'

Spotted Bellflower

A variety of spotted bellflower with beetroot red flowers.

Campanula punctata
Campanula punctata

Spotted Bellflower

Spotted bellflower is a medium sized perennial with pink, spotted flowers.

Campanula pulla
Campanula pulla

A mat forming rock garden plant with purple flowers.

Campanula rotundifolia
Campanula rotundifolia

Harebell

Harebell is a native species of bellflower with lilac coloured flowers.

Campanula portenschlagiana
Campanula portenschlagiana

Dalmatian Bellflower

Dalmatian bellflower is a low growing rock garden plant with purple flowers.

Campanula persicifolia
Campanula persicifolia

Fairy Bellflower

Fairy bellflower is a medium sized perennial with light blue flowers.

Campanula medium
Campanula medium

Canterbury Bells

Canterbury bells is a biennial plant that bears white, pink or purple flowers in it's second year.