Northeast Pollinator Plants
Boltonia asteroides (False Aster)
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Plants are delivered in a biodegradable wood fiber pot, 2.75" diameter by 3.5" deep.
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Common Name: False Aster
Light: Full Sun
Hardiness Zone: 3 to 10 USDA Zone Map
Soils: Moist to Wet
Flower Time: August to September
Flower Color: Variable, white to light purple, with yellow center
Height: 5' - 6'
Notes: Boltonia astersoides (False Aster) naturalizes through rhizomatous roots creating a tall mass of late white to pink or light purple tiny daisy-like flowers, sure to attract an abundance of butterflies.
Noted as deer-resistant by UVM.
Native to most of states east of the Rockies and Northwest US: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).