Island Barbados Aster

$8.75

ASTER d. ‘Island® Barbados’ PPAF – Island® Series. 6-10″ tall, 10-12″ spread, full sun, late summer-early fall bloom. Light purple flowers with sunny yellow centers brighten the landscape with their late season color. The cheery color and upright stems make this a lovely cut flower. Attracts butterflies & hummingbirds. Deer resistant. Zones 5-9. Potted in 3″ pot.

118 in stock

SKU: R-ISLBAR Category: Tag:

Asters perform best in rich, evenly moist soil and full sun. Give them lots of room to grow; good air circulation will help to prevent powdery mildew. Though this cultivar has a bushy, compact habit, it may still require staking. To promote dense growth that is less likely to flop, pinch plants back from late spring until July 4th.

Plants should be divided every couple of years in the spring to maintain their health and vigor.

Garden Style:
Patio Container, Eclectic, Prairie, Rain Garden
Other Features:
Border Plant, Cut Flower, Mass Planting, Salt Tolerant

Plant Height 1-12 in
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