Aster novi-belgii, Albany Pine Bush-NY Ecotype
New York Aster, Albany Pine Bush-NY Ecotype
Used in home landscapes and native meadows.
General Product Information:
Item Number: ASTNOV20
Species Type: Native
Herbaceous Flowering Species, Pollinator Favorites, Uplands & Meadows, Wet Meadows & Wetlands
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: A rhizomatous flowering species.
Habitat: Swamps, moist meadows.
Bloom Period: September to October
Flower Color: Blue
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 4.6 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 10 in
pH: 5.5 – 7.0
Pollinator Value: Very High
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FACW
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACW
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: OBL
Shade: Full Sun
Approximate seeds per lb: 700,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 3.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine