Saxapahaw, NC

The Flower of Carolina


  • Product Info

    Eastern Silvery Aster (Symphyotrichum concolor)
    Aster Family
    Blooms: Purple, 4-6 weeks, Sept-Oct
    Leaves: Silver-green, fuzzy, linear
    Height: 2-3’ 
    Space: 1’
    Soil: Average, dry
    Exposure:  Full Sun
    Fauna: Bees, butterflies, flies
    Seeds: Small fluffy achenes
    Zone: 6-8
    Deer Resistance: Medium
    Native Status: NC Native, common in the Piedmont and Coastal Plain, rare in the Mountains
    Provenance: North Carolina, seed grown