Plant Profile

Plant Profile

Aster chilensis
California aster

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Beautiful small pink daisy flowers that bloom in late spring through early summer. Plant out in semi-shade to full sun. This is a good one for a container as well. Fairly drought tolerant but can also handle extra wanter too.

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Plant Facts & Observations

Identification

Botanical Name

Aster chilensis

Common Name

California aster

Origin

California Native

Characteristics

Plant Type

Perennial

Growth Rate

Fast growth rate

Mature Size

2' tall × 2' - 3' wide

Flower Color

Light Pink / Pink

Blooming Season

Flowers Spring / Summer

Foliage

Evergreen

Wildlife Value

Bees, Butterflies

Climactic Requirements

Light

Full Sun / Filtered Sun / Part Shade / Full sun on coast / afternoon shade inland

Water

Drought Tolerant / Occasional
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