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Symphyotrichum puniceum (L.) Á. Löve & D. Löve
Purplestem aster, Purple-stemmed Aster
USDA Symbol: SYPU
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Size Notes:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White , Pink , Blue , Purple
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug
Bloom Notes: Blooms rarely pink or white.
, WV Canada: AB
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Moist , Wet
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
National Wetland Indicator Status
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
for map of regions.
Record Last Modified: 2012-12-09
Research By: TWC Staff