Parent: Aster x frikartii
Zones: 5 to 8
Size: To 3' tall and 2' wide
Growth Rate: Moderate
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun
Repeat blooming aster. Flowers 2" wide, purple, midsummer to autumn. Well-drained soil.
Created by Karl Frikart in the 1920s at Stafa Nursery in Switzerland.
I purchased a 3" potted plant from Michigan Bulb in March 2013 and planted it in the Pool Lawn Border. It was sickly and has not grown. In 2014 it did better and bloomed in July.