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Aster (Symphyotrichum) dumosum Wood's Purple

New York Aster

Clear purple daisy-like  flowers for 4-6 weeks over compact clumps of dark green foliage that is disease resistant. Best in full sun to light shade and normal moisture.


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Status: Large Dormant
Availability: Limited Inventory
$14.79
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  • Category:Perennial
  • Hardiness Zone:4-8
  • Height:12-16 Inches
  • Spread:16-18 Inches
  • Bloom Color: Purple

Can tolerate some drought and coastal conditions. If plants are kept too dry, they may develop powdery mildew on their leaves. Can be grown under black walnut trees. NATIVE cultivar.

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Songbirds
Exposure
Full Sun
Sun/Light Shade
Light Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-Drained
Moist/Well-Drained
Moist
Flowering Months
July
August
Foliage Color
Green
Attributes
Bog
Coastal
Cut Flower
East-Coast Native
Favorite
Ground Cover
Long Blooming
Additional Information about Aster (Symphyotrichum) dumosum 'Wood's Purple'

Native. Attractive to butterflies and hummingbirds. Deer resistant. Can be grown under black walnut trees. Tolerant of coastal conditions.