Northeast Pollinator Plants
Ionactis linariifolius (Stiff 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: Stiff Aster
Attracts: Bees, Butterflies
Use: Garden or Naturalizing
Light: Full Sun
Hardiness Zone: 4 to 9 USDA Zone Map
Soils: Dry, Acidic
Flower Time: July
Flower Color: Purple Lavender
Notes: Ionactis linariifolius (Stiff Aster) is a great mid-season aster forming small, fairly well-behaved clumps of medium height that love dry, acidic soils and attracts lots of bees and butterflies.
Native to Eastern and Mid-Western US: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).