Aster: Powder Puff Mix (Callistephus chinensis)
$0.25 - $5.60
This fall-blooming beauty, though a member of the Aster family, more closely resembles the chrysanthemum; its unique characteristics have made it the only member of the Callistephus genus. As the name suggests, it originates in China. China Asters are widely grown throughout many countries for commercial use in the cut flower industry. The common name of “aster” comes from the ancient Greek, meaning “star” in reference to the flower’s brightness and shape.
Aster: Tall Pompon Blue Moon (Callistephus chinensis)
$0.50 - $5.60
This eye catching aster has a dark to light blue center and white outer rim pompoms that are 2 to 3 inches wide. It reaches the height of 20 inches tall and is used as a flower border throughout the summer. This aster is exceptional as a cut flower and has a long vase-life indoors.