Aster oblongifolius is a bushy mounding perennial. The aromatic leaves are gray-green and pubescent. In early autumn, foliage is covered by cheerful lavender daisies. The flowers are larger than other asters and showy with an abundance of petal-like rays. This robust plant is tough and adaptable prospering in sun and drought.
Bloom: September, October, November
Light: Full sun to Part Shade
Water: Low to Moderate
Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Origin: Texas to Wyoming