Bushy Aster

pink bushy aster plant
Bushy Aster (Aster dumosus)
At a Glance
  • Exposure: Full Sun
  • Mature Height: 18 Inches to 2 Feet
  • USDA Hardiness Zones: 3 - 8
  • Soil Conditions: Moist, Well-Drained
  • Foliage Color: Green
  • Bloom Color: Blue, Pink, Purple
  • Bloom Season: August through October
  • Size: Medium

Features of Bushy Aster


Features dwarf compact habit that does not requiring staking. Prolific late summer flowering. Many cultivars show resistance to powdery mildew.


  • Moist well-drained soil in a full sun site