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Aster novai-angliae

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Plant Type: Perennials

Deep purple mounds of daisy like flowers blanket this plant from late summer until frost.  An explosion of color to brighten your garden when most other flowers are done blooming!  Forms a robust, semi-woody clump.  Very durable and long lasting.


Growing & Maintenance Tips:


Aster Purple Dome 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

Deep purple

Foliage Color

Green shades

Plant Spread

18-24 in.

Good Companions

Plant Height

18 in.

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

4-8

Soil Moisture

Average water needs

Characteristics & Attributes


Attributes

Borders, Beds, Cut flower, Accent , Specimen, Mass Plant

Bloom Time

Late summer to fall

Critter Resistance

Deer resistant

Exposure

Full sun

Growth Rate

Medium

Seasonal Interests