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     Smooth Aster 'Bluebird' is a member of the Mt. Cuba Collection, plants cultivated for outstanding ecological and ornamental benefits.


     Songbirds, Monarchs, butterflies, bees, beetles and other flying insects swarm this plant when it's in flower. 


     Fun fact: Bluebird was discovered in the wild in 1988 in Guilford, Conn.


Aster, Smooth 'Bluebird'

1 Gallon
    • Latin: Symphyotrichum laeve 'Bluebird'
    • Height: 4 feet
    • Light: Full sun to light shade
    • Soil: Average
    • Bloom: Blue, fall
    • Foliage: Deciduous, glossy blue-green
    • Pair with: Sundrops, Purple Lovegrass, Butterfly Milkweed
    • Landscape: Perennial border, mass plantings
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