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Symphyotrichum cordifoliumSymphyotrichum cordifolium (Aster cordifolius)

heart-leaved aster

Photograph(s) by*: RHW

Characteristics

Height: 1-5'
Flowers: Aug.-Oct.; blue-violet to rose

Conditions *

Light: Partial shade Shade
Moisture: Dry Moist
Soil pH:
Soil type: Clay Loamy Sandy

Habitat

upland meadow, upland forests

Native to

Region: Coastal Piedmont Mountain *
States:

Wildlife

Butterfly *

Notes



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/267.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004