Showy large blue-violet asters (up to 1 1/2 inch) with yellow to red centers bloom on freely branching plants from late July through October, long narrow leaves up to 6 inch long clasp the stem, spreads by creeping rhizomes, attracts butterflies, late season nectar source, great cut flowers, salt tolerant, good rain garden plant.
2-5 foot tall
Plant Hardiness Zones: 4a-8b
Native Range: NL to s. QC, south through PA to SC - mostly found within 100 miles of the ocean. Rare in PA.
Germination - Easy: Cold Stratify 8 weeks.
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