Aster oolentagiensis, Sky Blue Aster
A Missouri native favorite of gardeners and critters of all kinds, Sky Blue Aser, Aster oolentagiensis, brings multitudes of pretty blue flowers with yellow centers to the fall landscape. An important late season nectar source for butterflies, bees and other pollinators.
Sky Blue Aster prefers a sunny to part sun location in average soil. Its low water needs and drought tolerance makes it a good choice for dry areas, or any where you don’t want to drag the hose. Pretty in meadows, perennial beds, cutting and cottage gardens. Also known as Symphyotrichum oolentagiense
Plant in sunny locations. Although drought tolerant, for best results water during dry spells and when plants are setting up buds and blooming.
IMPORTANT ONLINE ORDERING INFORMATION
Due to the overwhelming demand, Online Ordering is now closed. Please visit the nursery for your plant purchases.
IMPORTANT PREORDER INFORMATION – PREORDER IS NOW CLOSED – PREORDER PICKUP UPDATE
Thank your for placing preorders. Preorder is now closed. Some ordered plants are available now, many will be available early to mid April. If you have preordered:
1. When all your plants become available we will call you to schedule a pickup date.
2. Pickup instructions: as soon as you arrive on your scheduled pickup date call 314-707-2492. We will bring it to your car, or you may come in the nursery for pickup.
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