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Aster alpinus 'Happy End'
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Plant Type: Perennials

Alpine Aster is an early-blooming species, often grown in rock gardens or used for edging in the perennial border. Plants form a low clump of bright green leaves. Branching stems of single daisy-shaped, yellow-eyed flowers appear in late spring and early summer. Not a long-lived plant, but will self-seed to produce successive generations, if allowed to. This strain blooms in shades of rose and pink. Easy.

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Flower Color

Rose and pink

Foliage Color

Green shades

Plant Spread

8-12 in.

Good Companions

Plant Height

8-10 in.

Scape Height

Hardness Zone


Soil Moisture

Average water needs

Characteristics & Attributes


Accent, Alpine and Rock, Border, Container, Cut flower, Drought tolerant, Edging

Bloom Time

Late spring to early summer

Critter Resistance

Deer and rabbit resistant


Full sun

Growth Rate


Seasonal Interests

All season interest