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Aster patens, NC Ecotype
Late Purple Aster, NC Ecotype

An attractive species for full sun to partial shade settings.

General Product Information:

Item Number: ASTPAT02
Species Type: Native
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: A rhizomatous, multi-stemmed clump-formimg species.
Habitat: Dry open places and woods.
Bloom Period: Fall
Flower Color: Blue
Foliage Color: Dark green
Height: 2.5 – 4.5 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 10 in
pH: 4.9 – 6.9
Pollinator Value: Very High

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

Northcentral & Northeast: NI
Midwest: NI
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: NI
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: NI


Shade: Shade
Drought: Moderate
Salt: No

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 800,000
Truax Seedbox: Fine



Price: $360.00/lb

This species is included in the following Ernst Seed Mixes

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