PlantsAsters→Shore Aster (Symphyotrichum tradescantii)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Symphyotrichum tradescantii Accepted
Aster tradescantii Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Plant Height: 12 - 36 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Rhizome
Suitable Locations: Bog gardening
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Sow in situ
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Propagation: Other methods: Division

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Posted by Mindy03 (Delta KY) on Oct 20, 2011 5:15 PM

Honey bees get nectar from this plant

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