Aster tongolensis

East Indies Aster

Family: Asteraceae Aster

Type Perennial
USDA Hardiness range 4A - 8B
Exposure Partial shade to full sun
Bloom color Lavender, yellow
Bloom time Early Summer
Water needs Dry to moist
Landscape uses Border, container, rock garden, woodland garden
Height 12" to 18" / 30cm to 45cm
Spread 9" to 12" / 25cm to 30cm
Growth rate Moderate
Persistence Deciduous, broadleaf
Leaf color Green
Fruit color n/a
Soil pH requirements Slightly alkaline
Soil type Loamy
Form Spreading or horizontal, upright or erect