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Aster, Purple Dome

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Short Description

Masses of purple flowers with bright yellow centers.

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The glory of autumn, this aster is natives to much of eastern North America and is widely adapted and nearly pest-free. It's a dwarf cultivar that typically grows to be 18-24" tall and up to 3' wide, and sports purple 1 1/2" flowers with yellow centers. Butterflies love it.
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Product properties

Sun

Full Sun

Height

18 inches

Spread

18-24 inches

Ornamental Use

Borders, Container

Life Cycle

Perennial

Sow Method

Direct Sow/Indoor Sow

Flowering

true

Bloom Duration

4

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  • Sun
    Full Sun
    Height
    18 inches
    Spread
    18-24 inches
    Ornamental Use
    Borders, Container
    Life Cycle
    Perennial
    Sow Method
    Direct Sow/Indoor Sow
    Flowering
    true
    Bloom Duration
    4
  • Aster, Purple Dome is rated 4.0 out of 5 by 3.
    Rated 2 out of 5 by from So tiny These plants just arrived and they are tinyl. I imagine they will probably survive and eventually be fine (since they're perennials), they might even flower a little this year. Another reviewer said they received a plant on the verge of flowering, so this is what i was expecting--a mature plant. These are seedlings. Next time I'll just order seeds and start them myself. Not impressed.
    Date published: 2015-04-25
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Shipped beautifully! I just opened the box. The plants were very well packaged but easy to remove without damaging them. I ordered four plants and they all arrived in excellent condition. They are strong, well-rooted and covered with healthy foliage. One already has purple blooms peaking out. There were just a few leaves at the bottom that needed to be removed from a couple of plants. That's to be expected. I will let them rest in my kitchen window for a day or two then plant them in front where they will get morning and early afternoon sun. I can't wait to see how they do. I know they will make lots of friends with my neighbors. Thank you!
    Date published: 2013-09-22
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from beautiful asters Purchased these last spring. Were quick growing and were in full bloom by late summer. This spring I thought that they were dead! Then I cleaned off dead growth and they started growing bigger that the were last year. Now this summer they again are full of bloom . Cant wait till they bloom again. Oh also the butterflies love these and are drawn to them. Good purchase exactly what I wanted!
    Date published: 2013-07-30
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