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Aster pyrenaeus 'Lutetia'
Common Name: Michaelmas Daisy Family: Asteraceae (The Aster Family)

Aster pyrenaeus ‘Lutetia’ is a 1912 French selection with a profusion of soft lavender, narrow-petaled flowers opening from pink buds on purple stems mounds to two feet tall and three feet wide. It is long-blooming from August through October and great at the front of the border.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia

Native Habitat:
Calciferous grasslands.

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourPurple
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom ColourPink
Height12-24" Bloom TimeSummer - Fall
Spread2-3' FragranceNo
Light ExposureSun Part Sun Foliage ColourGreen
Soil MoistureAverage Stem ColourPurple
Hardiness6-9 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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