The New England Aster has long been highly prized by many native wild gardeners. This plant forms beautiful, yet delicate clusters of purple, lavender, and light pink flowers.
An unusual wildflower that is sure to turn heads and spur conversation. These large showy flowers attract birds, bees, and butterflies including MONARCHS!
Name: Purple New England Aster Other Common Names: Michaelmas Daisy Scientific Name: Aster Novae Var Angliae Color: Purple With Yellow Centers Plant Seeds: Outdoors After Frost / Indoors Weeks Before Last Frost Bloom Time: Fall Hardiness Zone: 3 - 9 Plant height: 36 - 60” Plant Spacing: 18 - 24” Light Requirements: Sun-Part Shade Soil & Water Preferences: Average