Eurybia macrophylla

Common name: Big-Leaved Aster

Native plant

Big-Leaved Aster is a shade loving plant with delicate, light purple to white flowers.  Like most Asters, bloom time occurs late summer to early fall and lasts a month to a month and a half.  Although this plant is a true woodland species, the best bloom displays occur when planted in part shade conditions.  The large, light green, heart-shaped basal leaves are very attractive in the spring and summer.  If given room, this plant will spread rhizomatously, forming small colonies.

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Pricing

Pricing information for
Per unit for pint growing method $4
Flats $45

Plant Details

Plant type

Forb

Soil type

Dry, Dry Mesic, Mesic, Moist Mesic

Light exposure

Partial Sun, Shade

Bloom period

Fall

Growth form

Colonizing

General information

Mature height
1 Feet
Mature width
1 Feet
Max height
2 Feet
Max width
2 Feet
Growth rate
Moderate
Flower color
Light Blue

Additional information

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