Aster, Matsumoto Red Striped
85 days. Annual. This stunning magenta- and white-striped aster was specifically selected by renowned breeders in Japan for its merit as a cut flower. Indeed, the strong 24–30-inch stems and sturdy but super pretty 2-inch blooms make for a stellar addition to arrangements as well as the garden bed, containers, and borders.
- 8-12 hours of Sun
- Sprouts in 10-14 Days
- Ideal Temperature: 70-85 Degrees F
- Seed Depth: 1/4"
- Plant Spacing: 6-12"
- Frost Hardy: No
- Callistephus chinensis
Growing Tips: Sow in place in spring, or start plants indoors and grow for several weeks. Carefully set out after last frost. Requires full sun and rich soil. Removing spent blooms prolongs the blooming season.
Availability: In stockMinimum Seed Count: 75
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