Ann Leys® Aster
- 1 per package
Availability: In Stock
We ship this item in Spring.
LightSun to Part Shade
Zone6 to 9
Bloom TimeLate Summer to Fall
Soil RequirementWell drained
We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.
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DescriptionRarely seen variety gives the garden a unique look!
For something completely different in your borders, bouquets or beds, look to this exotic aster! Crested blooms of purple and green are highly sought after by European florists and gardeners alike. Now you can grow this late-season beauty and become the envy of the neighbourhood. Perennializes like a dream, displaying showy flowers in greater numbers year after year. Butterflies love it!
- Botanical NameAster 'Ann Leys®'
- Hardiness Zone6 to 9
- Flowering TimeLate summer to fall
- Light RequirementsFull Sun, Partial Shade
- Flower ColorGreen flowers with purple center and petal tips
- Flower Form2-3" crested flowers
- Foliage TypeSmall, lance-shaped foliage
- Growth RateMedium
- Spread15 - 18 inches
- Planting InstructionsSoak roots in water before planting. Dig a hole deep enough to accommodate the roots without bending them. Plant with the eyes (sprouts) just below the soil. Water well after planting.
- Soil RequirementsWell drained
- Will TolerateAcidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
- PruningDivide every 3-4 years to maintain vigor.
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The type of product you order or the weather in our area or your area may affect the anticipated shipping schedule below.
Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible in the planting season to allow for the best root development once planted.
To promote optimum stress protection in transit and your success in the garden, bareroot perennials are kept in the ground in our nurseries until fully dormant. In the Fall these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window above.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to delivery your orders via the USPS or FedEx. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.
Bulb and perennial shipments direct from Holland are harvested in July and August dependent on the season and crop. Once fully inspected and packaged they are shipped direct to you in the most efficient manner to follow the dates above.
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We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.
Bareroot Perennials & Bulbs
Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 5A 3/19/18 - 6/16/18 5B 2/26/18 - 6/16/18 6A & 10AB 2/19/18 - 6/16/18 Last Order Date 6/11/2018
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