Aster (Symphyotrichum) novae-angliae 'Purple Dome'
New England Aster
Daisy-like, semi-double purple flowers on compact plants. Blooms are darker than 'Wood's Purple'. Prefers full sun and normal moisture.
Normal moisture is best but can tolerate some drought & coastal conditions. If plants are kept too dry, they may develop powdery mildew. NATIVE cultivar.
Characteristics & Attributes
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Deer resistant. Can withstand coastal conditions.