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Aster (Symphyotrichum) novae-angliae

New England Aster

This aster has showy blue-purple blooms in late summer and early autumn. It is very tall and benefits from pinching or cutting back before July. A butterfly favorite and good for cutting. Provide good air circulation to reduce diseases.

Prefers full sun and moist soil, suitable for a rain garden. Readily self-sows- may be cut back to ground to prevent seeding or if unsightly. NATIVE.

SKU

Description

Qty

Pricing

98014 1 qt. 1 - $9.29 Ea.

Height:

36-60 in

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Spread:

36-48 in

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Hardiness Zone:

4-8

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Bloom Color:

Blue, Purple

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Pollinators
Songbirds
Exposure
Full Sun
Sun/Light Shade
Light Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-Drained
Moist/Well-Drained
Moist
Flowering Months
August
September
Foliage Color
Green
Attributes
Cut Flower
Drought Tolerant
East-Coast Native
Naturalizing