COMMON NAME Aster
TYPE Clumping perennial
GROWTH ENVIRONMENT dry to moist well drained soil in part sun to sun
SIZE 12" - 3', depending on variety Flower color: multiple colors; blues, purples, white, pinks
FLOWER COLOR purple
NARRATIVE Showy, hardy plant with flat daisy flower with a yellow center that blooms late summer into fall. Can be used for borders, beds, or rock gardens or planted in a field to form a ground cover. Easy to grow, can be aggressive in fertile soil.