China Aster, Annual Aster
Easy to grow, showy annuals for summer and fall color. Flowers resemble powder puffs and are butterfly magnets. Great for borders and containers.
RIBBON SERIES Aster Seeds
Compact, 10″ tall plants produce large, 3″, fully double, bicolor flowers with incurved, white striped petals.
RED RIBBON Aster
Red and white, fully double flowers. More true to type than any striped Aster we have seen.
MILADY SERIES Aster Seeds
Easy to grow annuals for summer and fall color. 'Milady' asters produces large, showy, 3″ chrysanthemum-type flowers on robust, bushy, wilt-resistant 10-12″ tall plants. They are excellent choices for containers or bedding.
MILADY SCARLET Aster
Sizzling scarlet blossoms.
MILADY DEEP BLUE Aster
Rich lavender-blue flowers.
MILADY MIX Aster
A formulated blend of 'Milady' Aster flowers in blue, lavender, pink, rose, carmine and white shades
POT 'N PATIO MIX Aster
Easy to grow, 6-10″ tall, bushy plants freely produce 2.5″ flowers in shades of blue, pink, scarlet, or white. The blooms resemble powder puffs, and butterflies love them. A great choice for containers.
How to Plant Aster Seeds
Plant Annual Asters: Sow seed in cell packs or flats, press into soil and lightly cover. Kept at 70° F., germination is in 5-15 days. Transplant into the garden 12-18″ apart after all danger of frost.
Grow Annual Asters: Full sun, part sun in hottest climates. Prefers rich or sandy, well-drained soil. Provide regular moisture, do not overwater. Plant in different locations each year. Performance excellent in containers. Flowers attract butterflies and are outstanding for cutting.