Smooth Aster is found in prairies, savannahs, woodland edges and openings in upland forests.
A pale purple blue flower attracts bees and other pollinators.
This aster tolerates a wide range of soil conditions but is often found in loam or clay loam soils. It blooms from late summer well into fall.
Seed Envelopes contain approximately 0.02 ounces of seed and cover about 5 to 10 square feet.
Flower Color: Blue or Violet
Height: 1 to 4 Feet
Light Requirements: Full Sun to Shade
Soil Hydrology: Dry to Moist Soils
Bloom Time: August to October
Plant Type: Perennial
Stratification: Cold Moist (CM) 45 Days
Attracts: Bees, Butterflies