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Plant Type: Perennials

Beautiful vivid purple daisy-like flowers cover the plant from early fall until frost.  An excellent dwarf plant for borders and small gardens.  A definite butterfly and bird attractor.  

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Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Aster 'Professor Kippenburg' does require full sun, but can take some afternoon shade, in a moderate soil range with good drainage that does not become extremely dry during the summer.

Flower Color


Foliage Color

Green shades

Plant Spread

12-18 in.

Good Companions

Looks great with Clematis 'Jackmanii', Grass 'Little Bunny Fountain Grass' or any Ornamental Grasses.

Plant Height

18-20 in.

Scape Height

Hardness Zone


Soil Moisture

Average water needs

Characteristics & Attributes


Container, Front of the Garden, Border, Edging, Cut flower

Bloom Time

Early fall until frost

Critter Resistance

Deer resistant


Full sun

Growth Rate


Seasonal Interests

All season interest