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Aster lateriflorus 'Prince'

Calico Aster

Hundreds, if not thousands of half inch flowers cover the plant. White with raspberry purple centers. Has foliage of a beautiful dark purple. Blooms summer through fall throughout the growing season.

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Calico Aster Homeowner Growing & Maintenance Tips:
Asters perform best in rich, evenly moist soil and full sun. Give them lots of room to grow; good air circulation will help to prevent powdery mildew. To maintain their health and vigor, divide plants every couple of years in the spring.
Interesting Notes:
Asters are native to North America and are generally very easy to grow.

Height

24-36 Inches

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USDA Hardiness Zone 4-8

Aster lateriflorus 'Prince' Characteristics & Attributes

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