Aster novi-belgii 'Alert'

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Aster novi-belgii 'Alert'

Aster novi-belgii 'Alert'

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Bees and butterflies will flock to this flowering plant which has masses of double crimson flowers with golden centres. This dwarf variety is ideal for fronts of beds and containers.

Michaelmas Daisies are known for their long flowering season and bees will flock to the blooms! Extend your garden’s flowering season by adding this pretty, late bloomer to brighten up a mixed or herbaceous border after other perennials have come and gone. Extend your garden's flowering season by adding this pretty Michaelmas Daisy to brighten up a mixed or herbaceous border after other perennials have come and gone. It will also flourish in dappled shade. Asters can get to be 3-5', 1-1.5m tall but pinching can help maintain a more compact plant. Pinch the plants once or twice in the spring and in early summer to keep them compact.

Additional Information

Bloom Season Late Summer, Fall
Colour Red
Light Full Sun
Shipping Season Spring
Depth 2 in, 5 cm
Spacing 24 in, 60 cm
Size Bare Root
Height 12 in, 30 cm
Hardiness Zone 4–8
Attributes Bee Friendly, Drought Tolerant