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Aster spp.

Common Name(s):
Aster
Categories:
Perennials, Wildflowers
Comment:

Many different species are cultivated, but all have daisy-like flowers with yellow centers that enliven the late summer garden

Season:
Late summer, fall
Height:
12-48 in.
Flower Color:
Violet, blue, white, pink
Hardiness:
USDA Hardiness Zone 5-8
Propagation:
Spring or fall division, cuttings
Exposure:
Full sun
Soil:
Well-drained
Regions:
Mountains, Piedmont, Coastal Plain
Origin:
North America, hybrid origin
Tags:
pink, purple, sun, summer, yellow, birds, wildflower, perennial, hummingbirds, fall, white, butterflies

NCCES plant id: 683

Aster spp. Aster spp.
Aster spp. Aster spp. new foliage detail
Photo by Barbara Goodman, CC-BY-SA-2.0