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Alpine Aster Mix - 150 seeds (Aster Alpinus)

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Aster (Aster alpinus Mix) - Grow some Aster seeds and attract both bees and butterflies to your garden with Aster alpinus. This mix of pale lavender, blue, pink, and white shades with a distinct crested center will look perfect in your rock garden. Aster plants can be planted in any place there is well-drained, rich soil in a sunny location. Mulch with grass clippings or peat moss around root systems in mid-June to protect tender root systems from extreme heat. Keep well watered in dry periods and remove faded blooms regularly to prevent disease and promote continue blooming.

Sow Aster flower seed indoors in early spring using starter mix. Press flower seed into soil and barely cover. Transplant into the garden 12 inches (25 cm) apart.

SOWING:

Season: Perennial

Height: 10 - 12 inches (25 - 30 cm)

Bloom Season: Spring and Summer

Bloom Color: Mix

Environment: Full sun to partial shade

Soil Type: Well-drained, pH 6.0 - 7.8

Germ temperature: 20C (68F)

Average Germ Time: 14 - 21 days

Light Required: No

Depth: 1/16 inch (15 mm)

Moisture: Keep moist until germination

Plant Spacing: 12 inches (30 cm)


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Data sheet

Color
Mixed
Height
Up to 30cm (11.8in)
Moisture
Medium
Ideal for
Alpines & rockeries
Beds & borders
Cut flowers
Pots & containers
Sunlight
Full sun
Scented
Unscented
Sowing month
April
February
March
Type
Hardy annual

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