Alma Potschke Aster
The Aster ‘Alma Potschke’, Aster novae-angliae, displays a beautiful, bright neon rose pink daisy-like flower that is about quarter-sized.
The flowers blooms in early fall to frost. ‘Alma Potschke’ is very attractive with a plant width of 34-40” and a height of 18-24”.
It is a major attractor to butterflies and bees. ‘Alma Potschke’ is best planted in masses, borders and natural areas. It is also perfect for flowerbeds, shrub beds or colorful containers.
Aster ‘Alma Potschke’ does require full sun, but can take some afternoon shade. This aster thrives in a moderate soil range with good drainage that does not become extremely dry during the summer.
Aster ‘Alma Potschke’ makes an excellent container plant or front of the garden feature and looks great with ornamental grasses.
This plant may be divided every 3 to 4 years in the spring.
* Attracts butterflies
* Late summer flowers
|Brand||Nature Hills Nursery|
|Botanical Name||Aster novae-angliae|
|Mature Height||34 - 40 inches|
|Mature Spread||18 - 24 inches|
|Soil Type||Widely Adaptable|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|
|Flower Color||Red, Pink|