Best used in areas where it can naturalized or in the perennial border.
Symphyotrichum (Aster) novi-belgii 'Professor Anton Kippenburg'
Tips for Homeowners:
Pinch plants before mid-summer to make more bushy, or staking may be necessary. Divide every 2-4 years.
Rate this Plant:
This long-blooming perennial adds great late season color in the garden and is particularly good to use in moist gardens.
- Lavender-blue, daisy blooms with yellow center
- A favorite for color in the fall
- Good mildew resistance
Interesting Notes about Dwarf Aster:
The species is a well-known native perennial found in moist, well-drained soils where there is good air circulation. It does have a tendency for powdery mildew if the air circulation is poor or it is kept too dry for too long.
Characteristics & Attributes
- Ground Cover
- Low Maintenance
- Great Foliage
- Border or Bed
- Mass Planting
- Cut Flower/ Foliage
- Full Sun
- Partial Sun
- Attracts Pollinators
- Attracts Humming-birds
- Attracts Butterflies
- Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering):
- Average Water