Common Name Aster, Powder-puff mix (Also called China Aster)
Botanical Name: Callistephus chinenis
Season: Perennial / Hardy Annual
USDA Hardiness Zones: 3-8
Height: up to 24”
Bloom Season: Summer & Fall
Bloom Color: White, Pink, Red & Purple
Light Required: Full sun to part shade
Depth: Sow 1/4” deep
Moisture: Moist well-draining soil.
Plant Spacing: 1’ – 3’
Germination Time: 8 – 10 days
Germination % Test 85%
Beautiful 3” double flowers on long stems!!!
Deer & Wilt resistant Make a good border plant or a attractive specimen in a naturalized Use cut flowers for arrangements and to encourage additional blooms. For areas where Asters are a perennial cut them back in winter after the foliage has died. Divide every 2 to 3 years in the spring to maintain healthy plants and more blooms.
All of our seeds have been hand processed, packaged and tested for germination rates. We package our seeds in padded envelopes for added protection. The seed will arrive in plastic bags that can be resealed for your convenience.
We cannot guarantee the rate of germination will match what we have tested at due to individual growing environments. If you need additional information about growing our seeds please email us. All seeds are labeled with growing information.