(Sky Blue Aster)
300 seeds $2.25
Aster azureus is a native perennial that blooms in late summer to fall. The tall, bushy plants are absolutely smothered in a cloud of lavender-blue flowers with yellow centers. It makes a lovely cut flower. Aster azureus is drought tolerant, and it performs well in a wide range of conditions. Also known as Azure Aster, Sky Blue Aster, Prairie Heart-leaf Aster, and Aster oolentangiensis. Hardy in zones 3-8.
height 30" spacing 15"
Sowing Aster azureus Seeds
Start aster seeds indoors in late winter. Sow on the surface, then refrigerate for 3 weeks. Full sun to part shade.