Aster Dwarf Milady White Callistephus Chinensis is a flowering annual plant that belongs to the Aster family. Also called China Aster, this annual flower can be easily started from Aster seeds indoors or outdoors, and established Dwarf White Milady Aster has a dense, bushy, foliage which is topped with large, fragrant, double, pure-white flowers. Aster Milady begins to bloom in summer, and it blooms heavily until first frost attracting masses of butterflies and bees.
Aster Milady Dwarf is known as one of the best plants for container and patio planting. The sunny borders and flower beds are other garden areas that benefit tremendously from showy blooms of Dwarf China Aster. Callistephus Chinensis is extremely heat and drought resistant and full sun or partial shade along with rich, moist, well drained soil are the best growing conditions for this annual flower. China Aster is great for cutting.
Height: 10 Inches
Bloom Season: Summer/Fall
Environment: Sun/Partial Shade
Soil Type: Rich Moist, well-drained pH 6.0-6.5
USDA Zones: All Regions of North America
Sow Indoors: Winter/Spring (6-8 weeks before last frost)
Sow Outdoors: Spring
Seed Depth: 1/16 Inch
Germination Time: 14-21 Days