Symphyotrichum ericoides (Heath Aster)
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Symphyotrichum ericoides

Heath Aster

Shorter Aster with white fall flowers. Attractive, tidy plant that demands well drained soils. Attracts honeybees, butterflies and parasitic wasps. Deer resistant

Height: 18-24 in
Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: August,September,October
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 8
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Characteristics & Attributes for Symphyotrichum ericoides

Attributes

Drought Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Fall Color

Attracts Wildlife

Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Pollinators
Attracts Wildlife

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant

Plant Habit

Rounded

Light Conditions

Sun

Native Plant Community

Dry Prairie
Mesic Prairie

Bloom Time

August
September
October

Flower Color

White

Flower Hue

Light

Flower Type

Head

Foliage Color

Green

Leaf Texture

Fine

Prune Time

Jan/Feb/March

Flower Form

Single

Growth Rate

Average