Raydon's Favorite Aromatic Aster - Aster oblongifolius 'Raydon's Favorite' from Gateway Garden Center

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Aster oblongifolius 'Raydon's Favorite'

Raydon's Favorite Aromatic Aster
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  • »  This NATIVE has multitudes of violet-blue daisies for 2 months in autumn.
  • »  Nectar source for many butterfly species and host of Silvery Checkerspot caterpillars.
  • »  Pinching is not necessary to control habit, but a June cut back to 4-6" results in a shorter plant and more flowers in autumn.
  • »  A Mt Cuba favorite!
  • »  Tolerates drought, deer and clay.

Fine garden plant for sunny border A dense bushy plant Smothered in fall with large blue-purple flowers

Height
24 - 36 inches
Spread
24 - 36 inches
Zone
3-8
Categories
Perennial
Tags
Attracts ButterfliesAttracts PollinatorsCut Flower/FoliageNativeDeer ResistantFull Sun

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