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Mature height: 3-4'

Light: Full sun (best) to part shade

Soil: Well-drained; sand or clay; brackish

Blooms: blueish, Aug-Oct

Landscape: Wildflower garden, moist meadow, mass plantings

Deer resistant: yes

Fun fact: novi-belgii means "of New Belgium," from an early name for New York (

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Aster, New York

1 Gallon
  • Pollinator value: Very High

    Host plant for Pearl Crescent butterfly larvae.  Monarchs and other butterflies love this plant, as do moths and several bee species.

    Lovely plant with good form; spreads slowly; delightful addition to the garden.

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