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Aster lateriflorus horizontalis

Common Name: Horizontal Calico Aster

Plant Family: Asteraceae

Aster lateriflorus horizontalis
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Price:  £5.00
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8 in stock

Quantity or Pot size (see 'Pot Sizes' tab below):  9 cm pot


Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Position/ Situation:  Banks and Slopes
Sun/ Shade:  Sun
Planting Style:  low maintenance
Suggested Use:  Ornamental
Season of Interest:  Summer to Autumn
Flower Colour:  White
Leaf Colour:  Green
Height:  low (up to 3 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Bushy
Soil Type:  Normal, well-drained but moisture retentive
Soil PH:  No preference
Bee and Butterfly:  Both


A late flowering, bushy perennial with masses of tiny pink-centred white flowers held on horizontal branches. Flowers August-October. For a well drained sunny spot. Attracts pollinators


Mainland UK  £8.50-£10 Local delivery Postcodes IP1-IP8 & CO10 (minimum order value applies please click here for details) FREE
Seeds & cuttings only  £2 Collect from our Nursery (Elmsett, Suffolk, IP7 6LZ) FREE
Scottish Highlands & offshore Islands From £10    

 

See our delivery information page for details

Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm (approx. 0.5 litre)  or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx. 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm (approx. 0.5 litre)
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Quantity or Pot size" on plant information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall.