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Aster ascendens - Purple Aster
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Botanic Name: Aster ascendens
Common Name: Purple Aster
Size: 6"h x 1'w
Sun: Sun-Part Shade
H20: Occ.H2O/moist
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Description:
This flowering perennial is related to the Chilean aster but with narrower leaves and a lower growing habit. Flowers are purple, borne on 1-2' stems. Native to grassy fields, salt marshes and dry banks, this aster prefers some summer water in the cultivated garden.

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This plant IS NOT LISTED on our most current availability list.
Call (650) 851-1668 to have your name added to the wait list. In instances where the plant is one we grow but is not in stock, we will inform you when it is next available.

Please note that this plant is not listed by our propagation manager as a plant we intend to carry and is provided as a 'legacy' page only.
Often we can suggest an appropriate substitution, please give us a call. Status of this plant subject to change.


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