Aster novae-angliaw 'Purple Dome'

Aster


Photo courtesy of Ball Horticulture

  • Large clusters of purple flowers with yellow eye
  • Blooms late summer-fall
  • Compact, mounding habit
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Container
Container
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Garden
Garden
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Salt Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Full Sun
Full Sun



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Performs 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.


Height: 18-24 in
Spacing: 18-24 in
Price Level 1: $6.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Purple
Zone: 4-8
Price Level 2: 5 for $30~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Salt Tolerant
  • Garden
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Border or Bed
  • Mass Planting
  • Container

Exposure:

  • Full Sun

Habit:

  • Upright
  • Mounding

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer
  • Fall

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Pollinators

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water