Heath Aster

Heath Aster

Symphyotrichum ericoides

Aster ericoides


A compact, drought tolerant Aster with many clusters of tiny white flowers appearing at the end of the growing season. A welcome addition to a late season garden and useful as a cut flower. Attracts butterflies & other pollinators. Useful in restoration projects as well as in the home garden. Larval host plant for Pearl Crescent, Northern Crescent, Tawny Crescent, Silvery Crescentspot

  • Characteristics

    Type: Perennial

    Height: 1-2 Feet

    Blooms: September to October

    Bloom Colour: White

  • Growth Conditions

    Light: Full Sun

    Soil: Dry to Moist, Sandy/Gravel & Average Soils

    Habitat: Dry Open Places & Roadsides

Pot Sizes

Nursery Location:

(Ignatius Jesuit Centre)

5420 Hwy 6 

Guelph ON 

N1H 6J2

Phone: 519-760-0055

Email: info@originnativeplants.com

Mailing Address:

2 Cassino Avenue

Guelph, ON

N1E 2H8

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