Stokesia laevis 'Peachie's Pick'

Stokes' Aster


Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.

  • Later and longer blooming than other stokesia
  • Lavender blue flowers
  • Longer stems than other varieties
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Container
Container
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Performs best in full sun and well-drained soil. It can adapt to dry or moist conditions.  Avoid constantly wet areas.  Deadheading will prolong bloom time.


Height: 20-24 in
Spacing: 15-18 in
Price Level 1: $6.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Blue, Lavender
Zone: 5-8
Price Level 2: 5 for $30~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Container
  • Low Maintenance
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Mass Planting
  • Border or Bed
  • Drought Tolerant

Critter Resistance:

  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Deer Resistant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun

Habit:

  • Creeping/Ground Cover
  • Mounding

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Fall
  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained
  • Dry Soil
  • Average Water