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Erigeron speciosus

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Features

  • BloomsJune to August
  • Height0.45m
  • Growth HabitClump
  • Flower ColourPurple
  • Leaf ColourMedium green

Description

Erigeron speciosus. Prune after flowering for a better shape, will prevent unwanted self-seeding.

Characteristics

Annual, Perennial or Biennial, Shrub or Herbaceous

Origin

North America

Interest and use

Tolerates coastal conditions.

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilClay, Well drained, Fertile, Sandy, Loamy
  • WaterSemi-moist or Moist

Cultivation

They are fully to frost hardy and will prefer a sunny position with well drained soil. Dead head regularly.

Propagation

Division in spring or early autumn or by seed in autumn, selected forms by softwood cuttings in early summer.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Powdery mildew may cause problems.

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