Aster alpinus L.
Asteraceae (Aster Family)
USDA Symbol: ASAL3
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial
Leaf Shape: Lanceolate , Spatulate
Size Class: 0-1 ft.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Sun , Part Shade
CaCO3 Tolerance: Low
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
Deer Resistant: High
Value to Beneficial InsectsSpecial Value to Native Bees
This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.
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Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Aster alpinus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Aster alpinus in the Flora of North America (if available)
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MetadataRecord Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff