Asteromea mongolica, Japanese Aster

Asteromea mongolica, Japanese Aster

Tough and easy to grow, this enchanting aster cousin is covered in hundreds of double white flowers from mid-summer to frost. One of the best whites for the perennial border. Reaches 2 to 3 feet tall and wide. Can tolerate considerable drought and abuse and still look good.

Additional Information

Botanical Name

Asteromea mongolica

Common Name

Japanese Aster

Bloom Color

White

Bloom Time

Midsummer, Late Summer, Fall

Foliage Color

Green

Light Requirements

Part Shade, Sun

Height

24-36″

Width

12-24″

Uses

Beds, Butterflies, Cut Flower, Naturalize

Resistance

Deer, Drought

Soil

Average, Poor

Water Needs

Average, Low

Zone

4-8

Plant Type

Perennial