Aster umbellatus syn. Doellingeria umbellata - Parasol Whitetop Aster
Parasol Whitetop Aster
Aster umbellatus syn. Doellingeria umbellata
An upright grower with narrow oval leaves and clusters of daisy-like flowers top the stems. Flat-topped white petals widely ring the bright yellow centers blooming from late summer through fall. This low-maintenance selection is a native pollinator favorite and perfect for grouping!
- Drought tolerant
- Deer and rabbit resistant
- Profuse, nectar-rich flowers attract butterflies
- Perfect for massing along wood lines
- Adds outstanding color to the fall landscape
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Parasol Whitetop Aster is an excellent larval host for the Pearly Crescent and Harris Checkerspot butterflies.
Grows best in average to moist, slightly acidic soil, and full sun to part shade.