A picture of a New England Aster 'Herbstschnee'

New England Aster 'Herbstschnee'

Symphyotrichum novae-angliae 'Herbstschnee'

Also known as

Michaelmas Daisy 'Herbstschnee'

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

50cm

1m

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

New England Aster 'Herbstschnee' Overview

Symphyotrichum novae-angliae 'Herbstschnee' can get to 1.2m tall, making it a great architectural plant to add to the back of mixed borders. It has lance-shaped leaves and produces open sprays of yellow-centred flowers 5cm across, with many narrow white rays, opening from late summer to late autumn.

Common problems with New England Aster 'Herbstschnee'

How to harvest New England Aster 'Herbstschnee'

Generally not harvested.

How to propagate New England Aster 'Herbstschnee'

Division

Divide clumps in late spring every 3 years to maintain vigor.

Special features of New England Aster 'Herbstschnee'

Autumn colour

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