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Aster laevis

Smooth Aster

Item #: 385

Zones: 3a to 8b

Height: 40" tall

Culture: Sun

Origin: United States

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L)

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(syn: Symphyotrichum laeve) This aster looks like anything but an aster. The basal rosettes gives rise to near black stalks that extend during the spring and summer. As early fall approaches, the stalks are cloaked with nice size lavender of the most admired plants in our display gardens!