Aster spectabilis, NC Ecotype
Showy Aster, NC Ecotype
One of the prettiest asters to add to landscapes.
General Product Information:
Item Number: ASTSPE03
Species Type: Native
Herbaceous Flowering Species, Pollinator Favorites, Uplands & Meadows
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: A rhizomatous flowering species.
Habitat: Dry sandy soils.
Bloom Period: August to October
Flower Color: Violet-purple to blue
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 3.0 Ft
Pollinator Value: High
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: NI
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: NI
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: NI
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.