Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens

Stokesia laevis Honeysong Purple (Stokes' Aster)

Small, fluffy royal purple flowers with a hint of red in the centre and notched rays surround a spiked centre of feathery disk florets. Rich green blades make a thick mound of foliage. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late summer
1ft tall x 1-1.5 ft wide
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts butterflies
Drought tolerant


Zone Zone 5
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low to Consistent Moisture
Native to Native Cultivar