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Scientific name: Aster novae-angliae    as-ter no-ve-ang-li-e

Common name: New England Aster

Design Characteristics

Height  >36
Spread  36"
Form  upright
Texture  medium
Flower color  pink
 purple
 reddish
Leaf color  green
Time of bloom  August-October

Horticultural Characteristics

Light
requirement
 full sun-part shade
Soil
requirement
 average
Propagation
method
 division in spirng
USDA Hardiness Zone   4-9

Miscellaneous

Peculiarities/Problems   
Uses  middle to back of border
 late season color
Comments  needs dividing every other year