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Aster cordifolius

Blue Wood Aster

Cheery light blue flowers mingle well with Hostas and Astilbes and brighten up shady areas. Native. Attractive to butterflies and hummingbirds. Deer resistant.

Grows best in moist, rich soil in partial sun to shade. Can tolerate some drought, but if plants are kept too dry, they may develop powdery mildew on their leaves.

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Pricing

96741 4 qt. 1 - $10.99 Ea.

Height:

24-36 Inches

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Spread:

24-36 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

3

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Bloom Color:

Blue

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Songbirds
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Sun/Light Shade
Light Shade
Partial Shade
Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist/Well-Drained
Moist
Flowering Months
September
October
Foliage Color
Green
Attributes
Clay Soil
Coastal
Cut Flower
Drought Tolerant
East-Coast Native
Ground Cover
Long Blooming
Naturalizing
Interesting Notes

If plants are kept too dry, they may develop powdery mildew on their leaves. Can be grown under black walnut trees.

Aster cordifolius (Blue Wood Aster)
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