Aster novi-belgii - New York Aster


Very similar to New England Aster, this fall blooming perennial will be a welcome addition paired next to goldenrod. Plant in full sun in a pollinator or rain garden and expect lots of visits from butterflies and bees. 

Type: Herbaceous perennial
Family: Asteraceae
Zone: 4 to 8
Height: 3.00 to 6.00 feet
Spread: 2.00 to 3.00 feet
Bloom Time: August to September
Bloom Description: Deep pink-purple
Sun: Full sun
Water: Medium
Maintenance: Medium
Flower: Showy, Good Cut
Attracts: Butterflies
Tolerates: Clay Soil
Suggested Use: Naturalize, Rain garden