Aster novae-angliae 'Purple Dome'

Purple Dome Aster

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

The glory of autumn, this aster is natives to much of eastern North America and is widely adapted and nearly pest-free. It's a dwarf cultivar that typically grows to be 18-24" tall and up to 3' wide, and sports purple 1½" flowers with yellow centers. Butterflies love it


More About Aster novae-angliae 'Purple Dome'

  • New England Aster blooms later than many other Asters
  • compact and mound shaped

A naturally compact form with deep purple flowers in August and September.  

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Height:

12-18 Inches

Spread:

20-24 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

3-8

Aster novae-angliae 'Purple Dome' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Mass Plant
  • Native to Northeast
  • Border
  • Cut Flower / or Foliage

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Rapid

Nature Attraction

  • Butterflies
  • Hummingbirds

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Summer
  • Fall

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Dry
  • Average

Flower Color

  • Deep Pink
  • Yellow
  • Purple

Habit

  • Spreading
  • Mounding