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Type: Perennial

Sun: Full sun

Water Needs: Low, Average

Height: 12-48"

Spread:  2'


Bloom Time: August - October

Bloom Description:  Purple
Maintenance:  Low

Soil Drainage:  Well-drained

Suggested Use:  Meadows, fall borders, cottage gardens, butterfly gardens. 

Attracts: Of special value to native bees.  Butterflies. 

Tips:  Important source of nector and pollen for pollinators and insects in the fall. 

Notes:  Good for cut flowers. Mutiplies and naturalizes.  Drought and dry soil tolerant. 


Symphyotrichum laeve, Smooth Blue Aster - JUNE

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