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.