The common name describes the deep blue or violet-blue blooms of this attractive Aster. The stem and thick leaves are rough textured. This drought tolerant species is one of the most appealing Asters in our display bed and blooms over a long period. Makes an excellent cut flower and attracts many species of butterflies.
Height: 2-4 Feet
Blooms: August to October
Bloom Colour: Pale Blue
Light: Full Sun
Soil: Dry to Moist, Sandy/Gravel & Average Soil
Habitat: Dry Open Woods, Thickets and Prairies