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Aster lateriflorus 'Prince'

An Aster Formerly Known as

Item #: 1438

Zones: 4a to 8b

Height: 36" tall

Culture: Sun to Light Shade

Origin: United States

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

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(syn: Symphyotrichum lateriflorum) This is one of our favorite new asters, an introduction from Alan Leslie of England, that makes a great US native even better. A. 'Prince' has dark purple foliage clothing the sturdy erect stems to 3'. In September and October, the clumps are topped with thousands of tiny pink tinged white flowers!