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Aster – Pink Mist – Aster hybrid

Garden Height
12 - 16
Spacing
18 - 24
Spread
18 - 24
Habit
Mounded
Container Role
Filler
Flower Size
Medium
Flower Colors
Pink
Light Level
Sun
Proven Selections

Attracts: Butterflies

Resists: Deer

Dead-Heading Not Necessary

Fall Interest

Maintenance Notes

Self-cleaning; no deadheading necessary.

Uses Notes

Great in both landscapes and containers.

Maintenance Category Easy

Water Category Average

Bloom Time

Flower Form Container, Landscape

pH B - pH 5.8 - 6.2

EC (2:1 Extraction Method) 0.6 - 0.9

Fertilization 150 - 200

Light Requirements High

Water Requirements Moderate to Moist

Rooting Out Temperature 65 - 72° Fahrenheit

Growing On Temperature 55 - 65° Fahrenheit

Holding Temperature 40 - 50° Fahrenheit

Planting and Timing Information

Early Spring through Fall Finish. Standard PPP.

Finishing Times [weeks]
4-5" and Quart Pot : 8-9
6" and Gallon Pot : 8-9
7-9" Pot : 9-10
10-12" and Two Gallon Pot :

Pinching and Growth Regulators

Pinch 1-2 times: soft pinch at liner planting & again 4 weeks later to maintain even growth.

Pest and Disease Management

General pest and disease practices as listed in notes.