Soft yellow blooms are packed full of whimsically ruffled petals. An easy-to-grow old fashioned favourite, asters are a pleasure to behold in the garden or vase. Much improved varieties produce plants that are very floriferous and feature fuller flower forms. A real charmer!
Plant type: annual
Planting depth: 1/8”
Exposure: full sun
Plant spacing: 9”
Approx seeds per packet: 50
How to sow:
Sow seeds indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost. Harden off seedlings and transplant outdoors after last frost. Pinching is not necessary.
Large headed varieties will require support to remain upright in the garden. For cut flowers, harvest when buds are at least half way open. Excellent vase life. 110-120 days to maturity.