Aster ericoides 'Snow Flurry'
Heath aster

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Butterfly FriendlyDeer ResistantPart Shade
DESCRIPTION
Heath aster
Aster ericoides 'Snow Flurry'

A very low, dense carpeting groundcover that is smothered with 1/2" single white flowers with gold centers in September. A good strong grower and a totally new look and use for Asters! Makes an excellent container plant.

BENEFITS
Lightly fragrant flowers attract butterflies and honey bees
A favorite of the Pearl Crescent butterfly
Rhizomatous root system helps stabilize soils
Deer resistant while providing great cover
Perfect groundcover for dry shade
NATIVE INFO

Native Range

Found in dry prairies and roadsides.

Interesting Facts

Plant several different types of Asters such as Smooth Aster (Aster laevis) and New England Aster (Aster novae-angliae) because they bloom at different times. You'll enjoy the butterflies for weeks longer that way.

GROWING TIPS

Will grow in a range of soils and moisture levels. Does best in full to part sun in average to dry soil. 

Mature Size: 6-8in. Wide x -2ft. Tall

Hardiness Zone: 4-8

Sun Exposure: Part Shade

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