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Aster novae-angliae 'Purple Dome'

Aster New England

If you are looking for the perfect flowering plant, this is it. Dome shaped flower loaded perennial that blooms late summer through fall. Makes an excellent cut flower.

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Aster New England Homeowner Growing & Maintenance Tips:
Though this cultivar has a bushy, compact habit, it may still require staking. To promote dense growth that is less likely to flop, pinch plants back from late spring until July 4th. Plants should be divided every couple of years in the spring to maintain their health and vigor.
Interesting Notes:
Asters are native to North America and are generally very easy to grow.

Height

18-24 Inches

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Spread

12-18 Inches


USDA Hardiness Zone 3-8

Aster novae-angliae 'Purple Dome' Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Full Sun
Moisture Needs
Average
Nature Attraction
Butterflies
Growth Rate
Fast
Color
Purples
Bulb Bloom Time
Fall
Foliage Color
Green
Uses
Cut Flower
Naturalizing
Border or Bed
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