New England Aster - Symphyotrichum novea-angliae
King of the autumn garden. Attracts butterflies and beneficial pollinators. Good for rain gardens.
Mature size: 3-5' high
Bloom time: August - October
Flower color: Purple
Location: Sunny with average soil, sunny with wettish soil, partial sun with average soil, partial sun with wettish soil, good for rain gardens