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Symphyotrichum turbinellum

Prairie Aster

...Prairie aster is an underused yet very attractive aster for early to mid-autumn with its stunning flowers, disease resistant foliage and vigorous growth. This clump forming aster produces abundant, pale...

Prairie Aster

Ampelaster carolinianus

Climbing-Aster

...aster to scramble over nearby plants. This 6-8’ scandent, herbaceous perennial blooms very late in the season and only ceases blooming when hit by a hard frost. Climbing-aster produces delightfully...

Climbing-Aster

Symphyotrichum oblongifolium ‘Raydon’s Favorite’

Raydon’s Favorite Aromat...

...Raydon’s Favorite aromatic aster is one of our most reliable native perennial asters. It has a strikingly beautiful mounded appearance with masses of violet-blue, daisy-like flowers on 2-3’ tall multi-stemmed...

Raydon’s Favorite Aromatic Aster

Symphyotrichum novae-angliae ‘Purple Dome’

Purple Dome New England Aster

...A Mt. Cuba Center Plant Introduction. Purple Dome New England aster is a refined plant for the garden border with its symmetrical, compact mounded form reaching only 2’ tall. In...

Purple Dome New England Aster

Chrysopsis mariana

Maryland Golden-Aster

...Maryland golden-aster is a beautiful perennial for the fall border as well as native meadow plantings. Clusters of bright yellow 1” daisy-like flowers bloom from mid-August to mid-October on tidily-clumping...

Maryland Golden-Aster

Eurybia divaricata

White Wood Aster

...The delicate, airy clouds of white wood aster are a must-have for every fall garden. This lovely aster is among the first to bloom in late summer. Small, white, daisy-like...

White Wood Aster

Eurybia hemispherica

Prairie Wood Aster

...is suitable for the perennial border or in a meadow garden. The narrow 4½” long leaves of this aster are stiff, pointed and rough to the touch. Prairie wood aster...

Prairie Wood Aster

Eurybia macrophylla

Large-Leaf Aster

...The large-leaf aster is an attractive late-bloomer in the garden. It flowers from late July to September. Clusters of delicate purple-white flowers with yellow centers bloom on 2-2.5’ tall purplish...

Large-Leaf Aster

Symphyotrichum cordifolium ‘Avondale’

Avondale Blue Wood Aster

...At home in shade or sun, Avondale blue wood aster is a lovely early fall bloomer. Small, daisy-like flowers of pale blue with cheerful yellow centers completely envelop the plant....

Avondale Blue Wood Aster

Symphyotrichum laeve var. laeve ‘Bluebird’

Bluebird Smooth Aster

...A Mt. Cuba Center Plant Introduction. Ranked as the #1 aster in an evaluation study at Mt. Cuba Center, this herbaceous perennial produces abundant, violet blue flowers on 3-4’ tall...

Bluebird Smooth Aster

Eurybia schreberi

Schreber’s Aster

...The rhizomatous habit and large, heart-shaped, coarsely toothed basal leaves of Schreber’s aster make it an effective perennial groundcover for a sunny or shady location. Numerous 1” wide, daisy-like flowers,...

Schreber’s Aster

Symphyotrichum concolor

Eastern Silvery Aster

...Eastern silvery aster is an unusual and adaptable late flowering perennial. Both the small leaves and the violet-blue flowers cling tightly to the long slender stems giving it a wand-like...

Eastern Silvery Aster

Symphyotrichum georgianum

Georgia Aster

...Georgia aster is a gorgeous late-blooming member of the aster family. Its unusually deep violet, narrow-petaled flowers are about 2” across, and bloom from October until frost. The plant spreads...

Georgia Aster

Eurybia x herveyi

Hervey’s Aster

...A vigorous rhizomatous growth habit and large basal rosettes of green foliage make Eurybia x herveyi a good candidate for use as a groundcover. Hervey's aster is unusual because it...

Hervey’s Aster

Ionactis linariifolius

Stiff Aster

...bronze-red. Stiff aster grows 12-20” tall and prefers full sun in a sandy to gravelly soil but will tolerate some shade and a moist, well drained soil. This long blooming...

Stiff Aster

Symphyotrichum ericoides var. prostratum ‘Snow Flurry’

Snow Flurry White Heath Aster

...and notable linear, stiff leaves. Late summer to mid-autumn flowering, the yellow centered, ½” wide, white, star-shaped flowers cover the entire plant at peak bloom. Snow Flurry white heath aster...

Snow Flurry White Heath Aster

Coreopsis major

Greater Tickseed

...combines well with the complimentary colors of many asters and with perennials like Liatris spicata and Vernonia noveboracensis. Planting it with native grasses also adds textural interest to the garden....

Greater Tickseed

Solidago flexicaulis

Broad-Leaf Goldenrod

...A truly shade tolerant goldenrod, Solidago flexicaulis is a good choice for the woodland garden, where its bright yellow flowers and vigorous, rhizomatous growth habit are an asset. The flower...

Broad-Leaf Goldenrod