Ottawa Native Plants

New England Aster
Symphyotrichum novae-angliae

Type

Wildflower

Family

Asteraceae
(Aster)

Colour

Purple

Height

100-150 cm

Habitat

Meadow

Sun

Full sun

Blooms

SeptemberOctober

Other features

Bumblebee-friendly

Also known as Michaelmas Daisy, Aster de Nouvelle-Angleterre. Very common along roadsides.

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