Native Plant Encyclopedia



  Aromatic AsterSymphyotrichum oblongifolium  


  Recommended Planting Range




  (previously: Aster oblongifolius)

Description


Aromatic aster is a prairie plant of dry bluffs, cliffs, and sandy barrens, often on calcareous soil. It has low, arching stems with relatively large purplish flowers. A very attractive, late-season aster. Use local seed sources so that your plants are genetically compatible with your area, especially near restorations of degraded bluff prairies.

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