Boltonia asteroides var. recognita (False Aster)

Small daisy-like flower heads consisting of bright white petals surround a bright yellow centre. Important source of food in the late season for pollinators. Upright mound.

Blooms late summer to mid-fall
3-5 ‘ tall x 2’ spread

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Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Moderate Moisture
Native to Native

Yellow centres are surrounded by a frill of semi-double lavender blue-violet petals. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late summer to early fall
1-1.5 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft wide
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts birds and butterflies
Drought tolerant
Moderate salt tolerance

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Dome-like mauve-pink flowers blooms on multiple purple-spotted stems and deep green, ovate, coarsely toothed foliage. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid-summer to early fall
3-5 ft tall x 2-4 ft spread
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone

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This graceful, fine-textured perennial grass features slender blue-green stems that become shades of red, purple, orange, and pink in the fall and sprout shiny white tufts. Fast growth rate.

Blooms late summer
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
2-2.5 ft tall x 2-2.5 ft wide
Attracts birds and butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant

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This herbaceous perennial features tall sturdy stems bearing grass-like narrowly lanceolate leaves and are capped with a yellow, one-sided inflorescence. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early to midsummer
2-4 ft tall x 1-2 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Drought tolerant
Tolerant to juglone

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The combination of smoky violet flowers and grey-green clover-like foliage on charcoal coloured stems adds interest to the garden. The attractive foliage remains even after the blooms are spent.

Blooms mid to late spring 
3′ tall x 3′ spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34°C)
Drought tolerant
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds

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Crisp white cup-shaped upward facing bloom on semi-evergreen foliage of bright green, sharply toothed leaves. Low, neat and tidy, compact form.

Blooms from early summer to early fall
6″ tall x 6″ spread
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts hummingbirds
Drought tolerant

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