Aster (Symphyotrichum novae-angliae KICKIN® Lavender) in the Asters Database

Trade name information:
Series: KICKIN®
Trade Name: Lavender
Cultivar name: '06-51-1'
Common names:
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Botanical names:
Symphyotrichum novae-angliae Accepted
Aster novae-angliae Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Plant Height: 18 - 24 inches
Plant Spread: 18 - 24 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Lavender
Other: soft lavender flowers with a gold button eye, semi-double
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Sow in situ
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Propagation: Other methods: Division


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Help to Identify a Wild Plant by Nicxr Apr 13, 2019 9:16 PM 2
Plant ID by Nicxr Oct 12, 2018 11:44 AM 2
tall weed w dark single stem and slender leaves by ssph Jun 19, 2018 2:26 PM 10
Some type of Aster? by rhino57 Jan 11, 2018 8:10 PM 5
Gardens near homes and wasps nest by cshahar Jan 20, 2018 10:58 PM 35
Finally bought this plant I wanted! by Freedombelle Oct 5, 2017 1:39 PM 10
Is this a flower or a weed? by gardenglassgems Sep 18, 2017 4:52 AM 19
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September 2017 Butterflies, Moths & Larva by jmorth Oct 2, 2017 10:57 PM 216
Pretty plant, but not yet flowering by plantwonder Jul 21, 2017 4:47 PM 2

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