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Common Name: Climbing Carolina Aster, Michaelmas DaisyPlant Family: Asteraceae Plant Type: Hardy Perennial
Rarely offered, this US native produces masses of pale mauve - pink flowers very late in the year, a much appreciated source of food for bees and butterflies. Rather than being a true climber, it scrambles up through other shrubs, and can get to 10 feet. It needs a sunny, warm spot in well-drained soil. Cut off any dead growth in spring,
POT SIZE/QUANTITY: 9 cmSeason of Interest: Autumn to springBee and Butterfly: BothSun or Shade: SunHeight: medium (up to 6 feet)Minimum temperature: HardyPosition/Situation: Sunny BorderScent: Scented FlowersSuggested Use: Cut FlowerFlower Colour: PinkLeaf Colour: GreenSoil Type: dry or sandy soilSoil PH: No preferenceResistance to Honey Fungus: Resistant to Honey Fungus
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