Symphyotrichum ericoides (Heath Aster)
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Symphyotrichum ericoides (NGN)

Heath Aster

Shorter Aster with white fall flowers. Attractive, tidy plant that demands well drained soils. Attracts honeybees, butterflies and parasitic wasps. Deer resistant
Height: 18-24 in
Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: August,September,October
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 8
ITEM # CROP IMAGE SIZE CURRENT AVAIL
22491.1G #1 0
22491.38 38 Flat 0
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Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Drought Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Fall Color
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Pollinators
Attracts Wildlife
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Plant Habit
Rounded
Light Conditions
Sun
Native Plant Community
Dry Prairie
Mesic Prairie
Flower Color
White
Flower Hue
Light
Flower Height
12" to 18"
Flower Type
Head
Foliage Color
Green
Leaf Texture
Fine
Prune Time
Jan/Feb/March
Flower Form
Single
Flower Size
1/2"
Growth Rate
Average

Possible Substitution Plants

Dalea candida
Anemone cylindrica
Baptisia leucophaea (bracteata var. leucophaea)
Asclepias verticillata
Penstemon pallidus