Pink Crush New England Aster
Aster novae-angliae 'Pink Crush' PPAF
|Description||Deep magenta flowers are densely packed on a nicely rounded mound. A fantastic way to keep your garden blooming beyond summer, providing continuing bright color and a nectar source for butterflies. Perfect as the middle layer of a cottage-style perennial garden bed. Herbaceous perennial.|
|Watering||Keep soil moist, but not soggy.|
|Blooms||Late Summer through Fall|
|Mature Size||Reaches 2 ft. tall, 3 ft. wide.|
|Special Features||Attracts Butterflies, Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Non-toxic to Cats and Dogs, Compact Form|
|Flower Attributes||Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Care||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
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