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Aster himalaicus

Himalaya Aster

Plant Type:

SUN PERENNIALS

Aster himalaicus ​6 available. Many-rayed lavender-blue daisies, 1.5 to 2 inches in diameter, with yellow discs at the heart of each virtually cover the mound of medium green foliage in early summer. A robust herbaceous perennial, Himalaya Aster has been happy at home in full sun in our xeric garden planted in average soil. When in flower this plant is pure joy. Established pot grown perennial from cutting grown or division.


Height:

4-10 in

Spread:

10 in

Colors:

Lavender Blue

Characteristics and Attributes for Aster himalaicus

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer

Nature Attraction

  • Honey Bees & Native Bees
  • Butterflies

Light

  • Full Sun

Attributes

  • Natural Garden
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Massing
  • Specimen
  • Rock Garden

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Soil

  • Draining
  • Scrabbled
  • Sandy
  • Average

Origins

  • East Asia

Propagated By

  • Division