Plant Library

Aster Woods White

Common Name: Aster

Botanical Name: Aster divaricatus

Variety: Woods White

Blossom Color: White

Bloom Time: Aug-Oct

Zone: 3 to 8

Exposure: Sun/Pt Shade

Mature Height: 18-30"

Mature Width: 18"

Notes: A wild North American species, widely grown in Europe. Medium-size starry white flowers are held on branching purple-black stems. Shade-tolerant. May require pinching. Tolerant of dry soils. Cut. Butterflies. Borders. Woodland gardens.