General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 12-18 inches
Plant Spread: 12-18 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Semi-evergreen
Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Blue
Other: Blue-Violet
Bloom Size: 3"-4"
Flower Time: Summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Root
Division

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Common names
  • Cornflower Aster
  • Stokes' Aster
  • Stokes Aster

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