Aster sericeusCommon Names: Silky Aster, Western Silvery Aster
Synonym(s): Symphyotrichum sericeum
|Soil: Dry Dry-Mesic|
|Height: 8 in - 1.5 ft|
|Blooming: Sep Oct|
Listed as threatened in Michigan. Grows best in dry, sandy soils with short competition. Foliage is silky with fine hairs and the 1" to 1.25" flowers are lavender or violet-blue.
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