Aster (New England)

$5.50

Symphyotrichum novae-angliae

Plant in 2.5 x 2.5 x 3.5 inch plastic pot

Light: part shade to full sun
Moisture: medium
Soil: sandy loam, loam
Mature Height: 5 feet

443 in stock

Description

Matures into a tall perennial that brings beautiful purple blooms with orange centres in the late summer to early fall. Plant in moist, well-drained soil and cut back to maintain size. This plant is a very important source of late-season nourishment for pollinators. Distinguished from Smooth Blue Aster by a hairy stem. Pairs beautifully with Blue-stemmed Goldenrod or Smooth Oxeye.

Ontario Hardiness Zone: 3 to 7 (Find out your Hardiness Zone here)

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Additional information

Weight.10 kg
Dimensions6 × 6 × 30 cm
Light Requirements

Full Sun, Sun to Partial Shade, Partial Shade

Moisture Requirements

Medium

Soil Requirements

Loam, Sandy Loam

Poisonous To Humans?
Pollinators

Bees, Butterflies

Flower Colour

Pink, Purple

Bloom Period

Summer, Fall

Fall Colours