Aster 'Kickin Purple'

Aster


Photo courtesy of Swift Greenhouses

  • Purple flowers with yellow centers
  • Finely textured foliage
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Garden
Garden
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun
Summer
Summer
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies



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: 24-36 in
Spacing: 24-36 in
Bloom Color: Purple
Zone: 5-9
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Disease Resistant
  • Mass Planting
  • Garden
  • Border or Bed

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun

Habit:

  • Mounding

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained