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ASTER 'Patricia Ballard'

Commonly known as Frostflower, Michaelmas daisy, Starwort

Symphyotrichum novi-belgii. Clear pink
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Available Early Spring 2021 - Should be available March/April onwards depending on growing conditions.
£12.00 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ for £10.00 each

Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2021
plant size comparison icon 1.5 to 2 Litre
  • Deciduous - stalkless, grey-green, lance-shaped leaves 5-10 (2-4in) long
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
  • Height - 90cm (36in)
  • Spread - 45cm (18in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial - clump-forming, rhizomatous perennial with slender, branched stems
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - novi-belgii (New York) hybrid. Wildlife plant. Butterflies.
  • Pests & Diseases - eelworms, aphids, slugs, snails, wilt, leaf spot, grey mould, powdery mildew, tarsonemid mite.
  • Place of origin - North America.
  • Flower Shape - Panicles - - 10-30cm (4-12in) across of flowers to 6cm (2½in) across
  • Semi-double - Two rows of petals with conspicuous stamens
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Butterfly friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
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90cm (36in)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Watering Can
  45cm (18in)
 

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