aster ‘Monch’

Botanical Name Aster x frikartii ‘Monch’
Common Name aster ‘Monch’
Family Asteraceae
USDA Zone 5 thru 10
Light Requirement Full Sun to Part Shade
Season(s) of interest fall
Height and Spread 2-3ft x 1-1.5ft (60-90cm x 30-45cm)
Flower Color Light Blue to Purple
Attracts Wildlife Attracts Pollinators, Rarely Browsed by Mammalian Herbivores
Additional Information Not Native to the US Midwest. Horticultural origin: introduced by Swiss hybridizer, Frikart
Location in Lurie Garden Southwest Dark Plate

 

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