An Aster for Fall Blooms

Discussion in 'Gardening' started by Decoyman, Sep 23, 2012.

  1. Decoyman

    Decoyman Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 30, 2010

    This Fall Aster is a fairly new introduction into the gardens here - but it looks to be a winner. The scientific name is Aster oblongifolius 'October Skies' in case you want to look at it online. It is easy to grow, floriferous, and its size (18 inches high by 2 feet wide) makes the colorful flowers easy to work into the landscape. For these photos, some 2012 hatch Phoenix got into the photos. I hope you enjoy the pics and try out the plant in your own garden.


  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    Particularly like asters - both the wild and the cultivated.

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