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Photo: Aster dumosus  'Wood's Purple'

General description

Features: Compact variety provides a wonderful burst of color to the late season landscape. Light purple blooms top dark green foliage . Mildew and rust resistant. Ht: 8-12 inches. Blooms September to October. Attracts butterflies. 

Plant requirements

Full sun. Any well-drained soil is sufficient. 

Maintenance

Mulch to keep shallow roots cool in summer. Keep on the dry side in autumn and winter. Best divided in spring. 

Practical use

Uses: Traditional mixed border plants. Colorful blooms attract butterflies and make exceptional cut flowers. 

Properties

Height
30 - 40 cm
Color
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Soil type
Any
Sunlight
Full sun
Moisture
Well-drained