skyblue aster

Botanical Name Symphyotrichum oolentangiense
Common Name skyblue aster
Family Asteraceae
USDA Zone 3 to 8
Light Requirement Full Sun
Season(s) of interest Fall, Winter
Height and Spread 2-3ft x 1.5-2ft (60-90cm x 45-60cm)
Flower Color Blue with Yellow Centers
Attracts Wildlife Butterflies, Bees and Other Pollinators, Provides Food for Birds, Hosts Butterflies/Moths
Additional Information Native to the Chicago Region.
Location in Lurie Garden Southwest Dark Plate