Depth & spacing: Plant to the same level in the pot and 50cm apart. Watering: For best results, keep well watered whilst actively growing. Frost tolerances: Fully hardy. Flowering time: Late Summer to Autumn - these are great for adding late colour to the garden. Preferred soil: Well drained. Aspect: Full sun/light shade only. Ideal climates: Cool to temperate. Pruning: Trim to tidy up the bush. Fertilising: Feed annually in Spring with a general purpose fertiliser. Uses & comments: These plants are invaluable for adding brilliant colour to the garden late in the season.
Last Reviewed: 13/02/2004 11:30:32 AM Keywords: Asters, plant care, garden care, garden tip, plant guide, garden guide, perennial, flower bulb, spring bulb