Aster pyrenaeus ‘Lutetia’ has soft lavender, narrow-petaled flowers opening from pink buds on purple stems.
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.
Common Name: Michaelmas Daisy
Family: Asteraceae (The Aster Family)
Zone Hardiness: 6-9
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Purple
Secondary Bloom Colour: Pink
Bloom Time: Summer - Fall
Soil Moisture: Average
Stem Colour: Purple
Benefits: Bees, Butterflies
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Calciferous grasslands.
Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia
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