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- Aster - Heath (Symphyotrichum ericoides)
Aster - Heath (Symphyotrichum ericoides)
Heath Aster is very easy to grow in medium to dry soils. The white ray flowers can occasionally look light blue or pale pink, with a yellow center. The white flowers explode profusely all along the stem of the plant in late summer and early fall, providing that last bit of bloom to a garden before winter.
Sun Exposure - Full, Partial
Soil Moisture - Medium, Medium-Dry, Dry
Height - 2 feet
Bloom Time - August, September, October
Bloom Color - White
Photo courtesy of Prairie Moon Nursery.