Saxapahaw, NC

The Flower of Carolina


  • Product Info

    Georgia Aster (Symphyotrichum georgianum)
    Aster Family
    Blooms: Purple, 4-6 weeks, Oct-Nov
    Leaves: Deciduous leaves are a soft green with purple accents, covered in fine hairs
    Height: 1-3’ 
    Space: 2-3’
    Soil: Average- Dry
    Exposure:  Full Sun-Part sun
    Fauna: Like most asters, these have a high pollinator value, attracting a variety of insects
    Zone: 3-9
    Deer Resistance: Medium
    Native Status: NC Native, rare in the Piedmont and across its entire range
    Provenance: GA, seed grown