Aster georgianus – “Georgia Aster”

Botanical Name: Aster georgianus

Common Name: “Georgia Aster”

Characteristics:

Height: 2.5 to 3.5 Feet

Spread: 2 to 2.5 Feet

Light: Full sun to partial shade

Bloom: Oct-Nov

Description:

This rare native wildflower blooms in the fall providing two- to three-inch, bright bluish-purple flowers with reddish-purple central disks. Plants spread from underground rhizomes and will form colonies where happily situated. Best performance when cultivated in well-draining soil with sunnier light exposure.

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