Purple Dome New England Aster
Aster novae-angliae 'Purple Dome'
Mounds of royal purple cover big bushy plants that bloom well into frost-free autumn weather. Easy-care addition to shrub and perennial borders or in roomy pots. Combine with other Asters for a multicolored effect. Herbaceous.
|Botanical Pronunciation:||ASS-ter NO-vee ANG-lee-a|
|Key feature:||Long Bloom Season|
|Garden styles:||Cottage, Rustic|
|Cold hardiness zones:||4 - 8|
|Light needs:||Partial to full sun|
|Sunset climate zones:||1 - 24, 31 - 43|
|Water Needs:||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Average landscape size:||Fast growing from 18 in. to 5 ft. tall, 4 ft. wide.|
|Flower attribute:||Flowers for Cutting|
|Special features:||Attracts Butterflies, North American Native Selection, Waterwise|
|Landscape uses:||Border, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Poolside, Very Wet Areas|
|Blooms:||Late summer to fall|
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