Plants ordered now will ship mid September.
Aster, Aromatic (Aster oblongifolius), potted plant, organic
Family: Aster (Asteraceae)
Hardy to Zones 3 to 8
(Aromatic Aster, Syn. Symphyotrichum oblongifolium) Herbaceous perennial native to Eastern and Central US. Mounding plant bears hundreds of showy blossoms in summer to fall. Butterflies to flock to this plant, and bees find nectar here when most other plants have quit flowering for the year. The foliage is oily and aromatic when crushed. Aromatic Aster does well in full sun and mesic to dry conditions, is tolerant of clay soils and sand, although application of organic compost will increase its size, vigor, and floriferousness. Space plants 1 to 2 feet apart.
Potted plant, certified organically grown