Finding easy-to-grow and brightly-grown flowers to make your garden and your home more beautiful, you are landed on the right post. Today, we are so glad to share the 10 Best Beautiful Blue Wildflowers that you will fall in love with. Blue doesn’t occur as often as colors such as pink, yellow and red that is the reason for the rarity of blue wildflowers. So, growing blue color flowers in your garden will add positive vibes while bringing a lot of appeal to your landscape.
These flowers not only give you a picturesque garden but also have meanings of life such as peace, serenity, and tranquility due to blue being the color of the sea and sky. Some are considered to be weeds and invasive but these flowers can be a gorgeous addition to any garden. In addition, they’re ideal for attracting and feeding native pollinator species to make your garden a variety. After reading them, we hope that you will choose your favorite blue flowers and grow them in the garden to enjoy their natural beauty.
#1 Texas Bluebonnet (Lupinus Texensis)
The Texas Bluebonnet is a drought-resistant wildflower. For optimum growth, plant its seeds in the fall in a sunny location.
#2 Blue False Indigo (Baptisia Australis)
Blue False Indigo is a large perennial plant and can grow up 4 feet tall. It grows well in a wide range of zones.
#3 Wild Violas, aka Johnny Jump-Ups, Heartsease (Viola Tricolor)
This flower has a small shape and grows close to the ground. To keep them don’t invasive your garden, you can grow them in containers or pots. Its lovely little flowers are edible, as a bonus.
#4 Baby Blue Eyes (Nemophila)
Baby Blue Eyes prefers growing in sandy soil. It produces stunning blue blooms that attract pollinators to visit your gardens like bees and butterflies. It grows happily in full sun or partial shade.
#5 Narrowleaf Blue-Eyed Grass (Sisyrinchium angustifolium)
The wildflower belongs to the grass family. It displays light blue flowers hovering just above separate stems. It does best in full sun to part shade and damp soil. In addition to giving your garden beautiful flowers but it also has medicinal properties for some diseases such as diarrhea in children and upset stomachs in adults.
#6 Globe Thistles (Echinops)
Globe Thistles grow happily in planting zones from 3 to 8. They show off magnificent showstoppers with bright blue, orb-shaped flowers that bees and other beneficial insects love. They are easy to grow and favor growing both in full sun and partial shade.
#7 Forget-Me-Nots (Myosotis)
Forget-Me-Nots give gorgeous blue flowers that have a long time of blooming, from May to October. Self-seeding and spreading really quickly are their growth properties. They love to be planted in wet areas of the garden.
#8 Blue Columbine (Aquilegia caerulea)
Blue Columbine grows well in zones from 3 to 10. It blooms blue and white flowers that have sweet, fragrant nectar attracting bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds. It does well both in partial shade and full sun with any well-draining soil.
#9 Cornflower (Centaurea Cyanus)
Cornflowers showcase the most beautiful and sweet nectar blue blooms that are very attractive to pollinators and other beneficial insects. It grows well in a nice sunny spot.
#10 Blue Flag Iris (Iris versicolor)
Blue Flag Iris can achieve 3 feet tall. It produces large showy and blueish-purple flowers. It works best in wet areas, so you can grow the wildflower in the shallow area of a pond.