Bloomquist, Marvin G.
Symphyotrichum ericoides (L.) Nesom
White heath aster, Heath Aster
Asteraceae (Aster Family)
Heath Aster is a member of the aster family (family Asteraceae), which includes herbs, sometimes shrubs or vines, rarely trees, with simple
or compound, alternate
leaves. Flowers small, but organized into larger heads resembling a single, radially symmetrical flower cupped by a ring of green bracts.
Image Gallery: 4 photo(s) available
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White , Pink , Yellow , Blue
Bloom Time: Aug , Sep , Oct
AZ , AR , CO , CT , DE , ID , IL , IN , IA , KS , ME , MD , MA , MI , MN , MS , MO , MT , NE , NH , NJ , NM , NY , ND , OH , OK , OR , PA , RI , SD , TN , TX , UT , VT , VA , WA , WV , WI , WY Canada: AB
, SK USDA Native Status: L48(N), CAN(N)
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes