Grape Crush New England Aster
Aster novae-angliae 'Grape Crush' PPAF
Keep soil moist, but not soggy.
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5310 Ballantyne Commons Parkway Charlotte NC 28277
2115 Matthews Township Parkway Matthews NC 28105
5711 West Highway 74 Indian Trail NC 28079
- Pike Landscape Design Yard
12630 N Community House Rd Charlotte NC 28277
|Botanical Pronunciation||ASS-ter NO-vee ANG-lee-ay|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 2 ft. tall, 3 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Summer through Fall|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Growth Habit||Mounding, Rounded|
|Landscape Use||Border, Cutting Garden, Wildlife Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Dense Habit, Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Pet Friendly, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Keep soil moist, but not soggy.|
|Companion Plants||Blanket Flower (Gaillardia); Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia); Blue Fescue (Festuca) ; Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum); Coneflower (Echinacea)|
Thrives in moist, fertile, slightly acidic, well-drained soils but highly adaptable. Prefers cool summer climates. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. For a neat, tidy appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-8