Symphyotrichum novae-angliae 2015 web

Symphyotrichum novae-angliae / New England Aster

Gloriously and deeply purple, New England Aster closes out summer in a blaze of intense hues, blooming alongside the solar yellows of goldenrods in meadows everywhere. A great pollinator plant and a foundational species for meadow plantings and perennial borders.

 

Height: 3′ – 6′        Blooms: September – October

Habitat: Average to moist, sun to part sun

Provenance: NJ