is composite and annual originating in China and didn"™t arrive in Europe until 1732. It blooms in Aug - Sep. and is an excellent cut flower and resistant to wilt disease. The aster plant prefers a soil rich in lime in the sun.
SOWING: Sow 1 cm deep indoors or in hot-beds in March for bedding out when the risk of frost is over.
SEEDS: 1 g contains 450 seeds.
Has chrysanthemum-like flowers for borders and flowerbeds of mixed colours, 25 cm tall....More info →
Has double flowers of mixed colours, 80 cm tall. One portion contains 150-200 seeds.More info →