Aster oblongifolius 'October Skies'

Aromatic Aster

'October Skies' Aromatic Aster has medium blue flowers in September and October. 'October Skies' is tolerant of dry, poor soil sites. Plants form low mounding colonies from underground rhizomes. 'October Skies' blooms about 2 weeks earlier than 'Raydon's Favorite'.  Loved by butterflies, bees and other pollinators and an important addition to the garden for late fall gardens.  A Primrose Path introduction (New name is Symphyotricum oblongifolium).

  • Category: Perennials
  • Alternate Cultivar: October Skies
  • Hardiness Zone: 5
  • Height: 24 Inches
  • Spread: 24 Inches
  • Bloom Color: Blue


Qty Description Comments Future Crop Future Crop Ready Date
0 Aster oblongifolius October Skies #1 (NATIVE-med blue) 500 9/1 Login for pricing
208 Aster oblongifolius October Skies #2 (NATIVE-medium blue) Budding Login for pricing
Substitutions are Available