Symphyotrichum ericoides

Heath Aster

Another drought-tolerant native plant, heath aster blooms brilliantly in September, covered with tiny white blossoms.

Previously listed as “Aster ericoides”

Height: 12-36 inches

Sun Requirements: Requires full sun

Water Requirements: Dry to moist

Flowers: White flowers in September

Attracts: Butterflies, bees

Important Butterfly Larval Host

Special Tolerances: Drought tolerant