Aster dumosus 'Professor Anton Kippenburg'

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New York Aster

USDA Hardiness Zone 4-7

This Aster is a popular choice for fall color. Long blooming and easy to grow. Lavender-blue pedals surround a yellow center. Densely packed with a tidy habit.

Height

10-15 Inches

Spread

15 Inches

Color

Blue/Purple

Bloom Time

September-October

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Pinch back new growth in spring and early summer to encourage a compact plant.

When to Divide

early spring

Good Companions

Daylily (Hemerocallis ), Shasta Daisy (Leucanthemum superbum), Fountain Grass (Pennisetum alopecuroides), Silver Mound (Artemisia schmidtiana), False Sunflower (Helianthus ), Stonecrop (Sedum Sunsparkler® )

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Attributes & Uses
Cut Flowers
Containers
Ground Cover
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Fall
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-drained
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