Aster puniceus (Purplestem Aster)

Custom Grow Only

Large heads of violet flowers with a yellow center. Produces a stiff reddish purple stem with green leaves. Height 3-6'.

Asters attracts bees and butterflies to the garden. Prefers moist to wet well drained soil. Intolerant of standing water. Deer and rabbit resistant.

a.k.a. Symphyotrichum puniceum

  • USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 3-8
  • Exposure: Full Sun, Part Shade
  • Bloom Time(s): August-October