Aster Dum. Starlight

 

An excellent perennial with hundreds of small flowers on a spreading bushy plant with needle-fine foliage. Flowers a rich wine red. Max Height 40cm. Max Spread 40cm. Ideal for the perennial border, terrific when planted en masse. Excellent use as cut flowers.

 

 

Plant in fertile, well-drained, alkaline soil. Hardy

 

General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.