Aster thomsonii C.B.Clarke

Thomson's Aster


Family: Compositae

Genus: Aster

Category: Perennial

Zones: 5 to 9

Size: To 3' tall and 18" wide

Exposure: Sun

Description: 

Blue to light purple flowers with a yellow center, in summer. Oval pointed leaves, toothed. Hairy stems.

History: 

Published in Compos. Ind. 48 in 1876.

Native to India, Nepal and Pakistan.

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