Aster oblongifolius, PA Ecotype

Aromatic Aster, PA Ecotype

Longest blooming of our native asters, lasting up to and sometimes beyond two months; small oblong leaves have a lemony scent.

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General Product Information
  • Species:
    Aromatic Aster, PA Ecotype
  • Species Type:
    Native
  • Product Categories:
  • Characteristics:
    Branched stems.
  • Habitat:
    Dry open places, calcareous hillsides, cliffs, bluffs.
  • Life Cycle:
    Perennial
  • Bloom Period:
    Summer/Fall
  • Flower Color:
    Blue, Purple
  • Typical Height:
    2.8 ft
  • Pollinator Value:
    Very High
Indicator Regions
  • Northcentral & Northeast:
    NI
  • Midwest
    NI
  • Eastern Mountains and Piedmont:
    NI
  • Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain
    NI
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Tolerances
  • Shade:
    Moderate
Seed Information
  • Approximate seeds per lb:
    816,000
  • Seeding rate per acre in a mix:
    Up to 0.4 lb
  • Truax Seedbox:
    Fine
Included in mixes

$336.00/lb

Description

Contains the showiest native forbs common in the Northeast. Excellent for wildlife food and shelter, including pollinators. Mix formulations are subject to change without notice depending on the availability of existing and new products. While the formula may change, the guiding philosophy and function of the mix will not.

Additional information

BloomPeriodSrchTrm

Spring/Summer, Summer, Summer/Fall

ColorSearchTerms

Blue, Orange, Purple, Red, Yellow

FoliageColor
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LifeCycle

Perennial

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