Aster laevis, Smooth Aster

Aster laevis, Smooth Aster

Thousands of small, violet blue to purple daisies with yellow centers appear in open, loose clusters in fall. A Missouri native that is easy to grow. Good for naturalize areas.

Additional Information

Botanical Name

Aster laevis

Common Name

Aster

Bloom Color

Blue

Bloom Time

Fall

Foliage Color

Green

Light Requirements

Sun

Height

36-48″

Width

18-24″

Uses

Beds, Butterflies, Cut Flower, Hummingbirds, Missouri Native Plant, Naturalize

Soil

Average, Poor

Water Needs

Average, Low

Zone

4-8

Plant Type

Perennial