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Aster divaricatus

More About Aster divaricatus

  • AKA Eurybia divaricata
  • Forms a low mound of green foliage
  • Masses of small, white, daisy-like flowers for appear on shiny, black stems
  • Excellent native perennial for shady, dry sites
  • Bloom Time: September to October

Interesting Notes:

 Native to Ontario

Zone:

3

Height:

30-60 cm

Spread:

30-50 cm

Colour:

White
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White Wood Aster Growing and Maintenance Tips

Easy to grow, this Ontario, native perennial does well in partial to full shade landscapes. Grows best in average to medium, soil moisture, also tolerating dry locations. 


Aster divaricatus Characteristics

Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Full Shade
Full Shade
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Native to Ontario
Native to Ontario
Ground cover
Ground cover

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Fall

Habit

Mounding

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Woodland/woods edge
Naturalizing

 Suitable Substitutions for Aster divaricatus

Aster cordifolius

Aster cordifolius

Heart-leaved Aster

Aster shortii

Aster shortii

Short's Aster

Aster ericoides

Aster ericoides

Heath Aster