Northeast Pollinator Plants
Symphyotrichum ericoides (Heath Aster)
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Common Name: Heath Aster
Attracts: Bees, Butterflies
Light: Full Sun
Hardiness Zone: 3 to 10 USDA Zone Map
Soils: Dry to Moist
Flower Time: August to September
Flower Color: White with Yellow Center
Notes: Symphyotrichum ericoides (Heath Aster) is a nice, compact busy aster with stiff heath-like leaves and a profusion of white delicate flowers. Noted as deer-resistant by Wild Seed Project.
Native to nearly all of the US: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).