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Kalimeris incisa Blue Star

Japanese Aster, False Aster

Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 18" (Plant 20" apart)
Bloom Time: Summer to Early Fall
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 5-9   [?]
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy, Clay, Acidic
Flower / Accent: Lavender / Blue
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
Single one inch, pale lavender-blue daisy-like flowers on a compact mound of green foliage in the summer. Sunny yellow centers and daisy petals of Kalimeris Blue Star resemble asters, but bloom much earlier. Great towards the front of the border.

Features to Note:

  • Deer Resistant
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Humidity Tolerant
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • For a Sunny Spot
  • Web Only

Kalimeris General Information:

Kalimeris are drought tolerant and very easy to grow. Will grow in all soil types. Wonderful container plant with rewarding garden/landscape performance.

Kalimeris Plant Care:

Pinching helps bushiness. Prefers well-drained areas in full sun. Shear back after blooming; divide in the Spring.

$9.95 ea.
(3+) $9.50 ea.
Spring 2014
Plant Code: KABS