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Alert Aster

SKU: AM013933
per Plant - 3" Pot
No longer available this season.
'Alert' Aster is a dwarf variety, growing to only 12 inches tall. In late summer its' neat, compact, mounding habit is covered with brilliant purple to crimson flowers with striking yellow centers. One of the best perennials to insure late season blooms. (Symphyotrichum dumosum)
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Botanical Name
Symphyotichum dumosum 'Alert'
Native, Bee Friendly, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Birds, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Easy To Grow, Low Maintenance, Naturalizes, Cut Flowers, Mass Plantings, Small Spaces
Growing Zones
Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Soil Moisture
Average, Moist / Wet
Mature Height
12" tall
Mature Spread
14-18" wide
Bloom Time
Late summer to fall