Purple Dome Aster (Aster novae-angliae 'Purple Dome' )

Purple Dome Aster
  • Bloom/Foliage: Purple
  • Height: 18-24"
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  • Zone: 4
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  • Description:

    Aster 'Purple Dome', also known as Aster novae-angliae, has beautiful vivid purple daisy-like flowers that cover the plant. The flowers are 1-2" wide. Blooming in the early fall till frost, 'Purple Dome' is a definite butterfly and bird attractor. 'Purple Dome' does require full sun, but can take some afternoon shade, in a moderate soil range with good drainage that does not become extremely dry during the summer.