Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens

Aster laevis Blue Autumn (Smooth Blue Aster)

Masses of violet-blue daisy-like blooms with a yellow centres grow on smooth, dark green foliage. Fast growth rate.

Blooms from late summer to mid fall
1.5-2 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts hummingbirds, bees, and butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Moderate salt tolerance
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture
Native to Native Cultivar
Patent Info PP17400