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Asteromea mongolica

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Also called Mongolian Aster


More About Asteromea mongolica

  • AKA Kalimeris pinnatifida 'Hortensis'
  • Double white flowers up to 3 cm wide from mid summer till frost
  • Open and airy habit
  • Long blooming, great for mixed containers

Zone:

4

Height:

60-90 cm

Spread:

30-60 cm

Colour:

White

Japanese Aster Growing and Maintenance Tips

Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Very adaptable perennial so it is tolerant of many moisture and light conditions. No serious insect or disease problems.


Asteromea mongolica Characteristics

Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial sun/shade
Partial sun/shade
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Summer
Summer

Habit

Clumping

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Fall
Late Summer/Early Fall

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Border/edging
Woodland/woods edge
Naturalizing

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils
Well Drained

Suitable Substitutions for Asteromea mongolica

Sneezewort Sneezewort
(Achillea ptarmica 'The Pearl')