Stokes' Aster (Stokesia laevis 'Colorwheel')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10a
Plant Height: 10-12 inches
Plant Spread: 12-18 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Semi-evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Purple
White
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Groundcover
Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Resistances: Rabbit Resistant
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Date: 2019-07-25
By Paul2032
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Date: 2019-07-25
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Location: Scarborough, ONDate: 2016-08-04Just planted
By MissMew
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Photo Courtesy of Lazy S'S Farm Nursery.
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MissMew On September 24, 2018 Obtained plant
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