Aster azureus

Despite its common name, the flowers of Sky Blue Aster are more lavender than blue. But this Aster puts on a brilliant show in fall, each plant covered with hundreds of  beautiful blooms. Growing well in almost any soil, from dry sand to moist loam, it attracts butterflies and bees.

Plant details

  • Common name: Sky Blue Aster
  • Zone: 3
  • Exposure: Sun / Part shade
  • Height x Width: 2-3 ft. x 2-3 ft.
  • Native to: Central/Eastern US