Aster cordifolius 'Blue Autumn'
A strong, upright Aster covered with vivid, violet-blue, daisy-like flowers. Disease/mildew resistant and will withstand the cool, windy, rainy weather of fall. Compact mounding habit. PP#17400. Shades of blue flowers appear between August and October.
Fall-blooming favorite, with daisy-like flowers in varied colors. Selected mildew-resistant varieties. Moisture and good drainage will also help control mildew. Note that a few of the Asters have the nice long new genus name of Symphyotrichum. Nothing is easy, is it? We’ll list them under Aster for a couple of years until the dust settles.
Native to the United States.
- Botanical Name
- Aster cordifolius 'Blue Autumn'
- Common Name
- Blue Autumn Aster
- Late Summer
- Hardy to Zone