Northeast Pollinator Plants
Doellingeria umbellata (Flat-Topped Aster)
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.
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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: Flat-Topped Aster
Attracts: Bees, Butterflies, Larval Host, Birds
Use: Garden or Naturalizing
Light: Full Sun to Part Sun
Hardiness Zone: 4 to 8 USDA Zone Map
Soils: Moist to Wet
Flower Time: Mid July - Late September
Flower Color: White
Notes: Doellingeria umbellata (Flat-Topped Aster) is an early flowering aster, starting in July and lasting into early fall. This tall beauty prefers moister to wet soils and is sure to attract a great diversity of pollinators and birds (if you promise to leave the seed heads!)
Native to Eastern and Midwestern US: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).
Regional Ecotype Seed Source: ME