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Aster x 'KICKIN® Carmine Red' (05-196-10)

#PPAF

Also called Fall Aster


Aster x '05-196-10' - KICKIN® Carmine Red Aster - Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens

Aster x '05-196-10' - KICKIN® Carmine Red Aster - Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens

Series: KICKIN®

More About Aster x KICKIN® Carmine Red ('05-196-10') (PPAF)

  • Carmine-red flowers have a gold centre
  • Bushy mounds of finely textured foliage are completely covered in flowers
  • Compact selection suitable for fall urns or containers
  • Low maintenance
  • Bloom Time: Late summer to mid-fall

Zone:

5

Height:

50-60 cm

Spread:

60-90 cm

Colour:

Lavender,Red
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KICKIN® Carmine Red Aster Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in an average to moist soil, in full sun. This species of aster needs to be planted in an open and reasonably sunny position to achieve peak flowering. Very little pruning is necessary to maintain a compact habit. 


Aster x KICKIN® Carmine Red ('05-196-10') (PPAF) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Ground cover
Ground cover
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Fall

Habit

Compact
Mounding

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Border/edging

 Suitable Substitutions for Aster x 'KICKIN® Carmine Red' (05-196-10)

Aster novi-belgii 'Alert'

Aster novi-belgii 'Alert'

Michaelmas Daisy