New England Aster Seeds

New England Aster Seeds

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $7.09
1 Ounce $138.59 ($138.59/ounce)
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  • This native perennial wildflower grows well beyond New England
  • Heirloom perennial polinator attractor
  • Purple pink summer blooms that are easy to grow and deer resistant
  • Thrives in bright, sunny growing areas
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Life Cycle Perennial
Planting Season Fall, Spring
Color Pink, Purple
Growth Habit Clumping, Upright
Plant Height 24 to 72 inches
Bloom Season Summer through Fall

Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Pollinators, Easy to Grow & Maintain
Use Container Garden, Cut Flower Garden
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Outdoor
Plant Resistance Deer, Rabbit, Rust

About New England Aster Seeds

Aster novae-angliae

Seed Type Heirloom Seed

Grow Heirloom Asters -Plant New England Aster Seeds

The New England Aster has long been highly prized by many native wild gardeners. And despite its parochial name, it definitely will thrive outside of ole' yankee country! This plant forms beautiful, yet delicate clusters of purple, lavender and light pink flowers. An unusual wildflower that is sure to turn heads and spur conversation.

Planting Information

Planting New England Aster Seeds

Planting Season Fall, Spring
Seed Prep Stratification
Sowing Method Direct Sow
Light Requirement Full Sun, Partial Shade
Planting Depth 1/8 inch
Plant Spacing 6 to 8 inches
Plant Height 24 to 72 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Days to Maturity 60 to 90 days
View our Aster New England Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count Recommended Coverage
Packet 857 Up to 80 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce 81,000 Up to 625 Sq. Ft

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