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KICKIN® Pink Chiffon Aster

SKU: AM017298
$7.99
per Plant - 3" Pot
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Overview
KICKIN® Pink Chiffon Aster adds waves of color to the garden. Blooming from late-summer to mid-fall, pastel pink flowers completely cover plants for an explosion of color. Flowers provide an excellent source of late-season nectar bees and butterflies. A compact, bushy habit and lush green foliage stay tidy and clean without maintenance. (Symphyotrichum novae-angliae)
key features
Botanical Name
Symphyotrichum novae-angliae
Advantages
Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Easy To Grow, Long Bloom Time, Cut Flowers, Container Planting
Growing Zones
Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Soil Moisture
Average, Moist / Wet
Mature Height
24-36" tall
Mature Spread
24-30" wide
Bloom Time
Late summer to fall

Description

24-36" tall x 24-30" wide. KICKIN® Pink Chiffon Aster (Symphyotrichum novae-angliae) was selected for its compact growth habit and abundance of blooms, it’s perfect for adding late-season color to containers and along the front of sunny beds. Be sure to add a drift of ‘Pink Chiffon’ to the butterfly garden. Also lovely in rock gardens or naturalized in meadows and among wildflower plantings. A selection of the North American native aster, 'Pink Chiffon' is easy to grow and performs best with a moist rich soil. Plants tolerate clay soils and are resistant to deer and rabbits. Give KICKIN® 'Pink Chiffon' Aster plenty of sunshine and room to grow. Good air circulation keeps foliage mildew-free. The daisy-like blooms of 'Pink Chiffon' are semi-double and have a golden eye, making a lovely cut flower. Plant among fall-blooming grasses and broad-leaved perennials for textural contrast.