Wood's Pink New York Aster
Aster novi-belgii 'Wood's Pink'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||ASS-ter NO-vee BEL-jee-eye|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing; reaches 16 in. tall, 12 to 14 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Summer to Early Fall|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden, Accent, Edging|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Flower & Rose Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, North American Native Selection, Fast Growing|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum); Sedum (Sedum); Salvia (Salvia); Coneflower (Echinacea); Tickseed (Coreopsis)|
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.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8