Northeast Pollinator Plants
Eurybia macrophylla (Big Leaf Aster) available as singles or tray of plugs for ground cover
We ship only to the New England and New York states. If you live near Fairfax, VT, consider buying at our farm, River Berry Farm.
Shipping will be in the order received. Please check the Home Page for updated expected ship date. Free shipping for 15 or more plants.
Plants are delivered in a biodegradable wood fiber pot, 2.75" diameter by 3.5" deep.
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Common Name: Big Leaf Aster
Attracts: Butterflies, Larval Host
Use: Garden, Rain Garden or Naturalizing
Light: Part Shade to Shade
Hardiness Zone: 4 to 8 USDA Zone Map
Flower Time: Early August - Late September
Flower Color: Pale Purple
Height: .5' - 2.5'
Notes: Eurybia macrophylla (Big Leaf Aster) is a wild aster with large fuzzy leaves nick-named Lumberjack Toilet Paper, forming a dense ground cover in rich woods. Host to the Pearl Crescent.
Host plant of VT Species of Greatest Concern (SGCN):
Andrena canadensis (Canada Miner bee)
Native to Northeast (RARE IN RI), Mid-Atlantic, and Midwest: Biota of North American Program (BONAP) - North America Plant Atlas (NAPA).
Regional Ecotype Seed Source: ME