Blue Fall Aster, Michaelmas Daisy - Aster novi-belgii 'Professor Kippenberg'

Excellent for fall interest. Compact perennial with a dome shaped growth habit. Clear blue flowers cover plant in autumn. Beautiful planted in the front of a sunny border, mass planted or in Container. An excellent cut flower. Attracts butterflies.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Cut Flowers
Long Bloom Time
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Container
Mass Planting
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
12-24"
Spread: 
12-24"
Flower Colors: 
Blue
Flower Seasons: 
Fall
Special Features: 
Attracts Butterflies
Growth Habits: 
Compact
Round
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
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Prefers moist, well drained soil. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer before new growth begins. Trim after blooming to promote vigorous new foliage. Cutback in fall. Divide every 2 to 4 years to maintain vigor. 

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