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Climbing Aster

Climbing Aster

Scientific Name

Symphyotrichum carolinianum

Particularly Attractive To

A diversity of bees

Geographical Considerations

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Hardiness Zones

8a to 10a

This is a native Florida plant.

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Yard Conditions

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Optimal Light

Climbing Aster grows best in Full Sun.

Light Range

It performs in Partial Shade to Full Sun

Soil Texture

Any Texture

Soil Moisture

Wet

Soil pH

Not known

Salt Tolerance

None

DroughtTolerance

Low

Wind Resistance

Not known

Toxicity

None known

Nematode Tolerance

Not known

Appearance

What will it look like as it grows?

Plant Type

  • Perennials
  • Shrubs - Small
  • Vines

Plant Shape

  • Sprawling

Leaf Persistence

Climbing Aster is Not known

Spread

6-10 feet

Height

6-10 feet

Growth Rate

Fast

Leaf Size

Not Known

Leaf Texture

Not known

Flower Size

Medium

Flower Month

  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July

Flower Color

  • Pink
  • Purple
  • Blue

Additional Detail

Available at quality nurseries or by seed; for more of a natural setting than formal. | Attracts butterflies, pollinators

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