Image courtesy of Northcreek Nurseries

Perennial

Aster divaricatus 'Eastern Star'

White Woodland Aster

  • Great ground cover
  • Nectar plant for butterflies and other pollinators
  • Seed source for songbirds
  • Provides nesting material for birds
  • Grows in sun or dry shade

Asters are the backbone of many late summer and fall landscapes. The white woodland aster is a terrific ground cover and is especially valuable because it grows so well in dry shade. Thin, dark mahogany stems are topped with clouds of white flowers in early fall.

Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Ground Cover
Ground Cover
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Average Water
Average Water
Dry Soil
Dry Soil

Characteristics and Attributes