Aster laevis ‘Blue Bird’ (Smooth Aster)


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1 Gallon Pot. Native. Aster laevis ‘Blue Bird’ (Smooth Aster) is an easy-to-grow native perennial that tolerates sun to part shade, most soil types, and is attractive to butterflies. Grows to be 3-4′ tall with purple blooms in the late summer to fall.

Common Name: smooth aster
Type: Herbaceous perennial
Family: Asteraceae
Zone: 4 to 8
Height: 2.50 to 3.00 feet
Spread: 2.00 to 2.50 feet
Bloom Time: September to October
Bloom Description: Violet blue rays with yellow center
Sun: Full sun
Water: Dry to medium
Maintenance: Low
Flower: Showy
Attracts: Butterflies
Tolerate: Drought, Erosion, Dry Soil, Shallow-Rocky Soil