Also known as
China Aster Duchess Series, China Aster, Annual-Aster
1 years to reach maturity
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Chinese Aster Overview
This species is a fast-growing, half hardy annual producing a wide array of cultivars of single or double blossoms in a wide range of colours. Some of the flower-heads are feather-like and appear from mid summer. The heights varies from about 6ins to 3ft, and taller varieties may need staking and regular deadheading in order to produce an abundance of flowers.
How to propagate Chinese Aster
Seeds may be sown indoors in the autumn for spring flowering.
Special features of Chinese Aster
Other uses of Chinese Aster
Border, cutting bed