Stokesia laevis

‘Mischung’

PINK STOKES ASTER

$9.50

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Description

Stokesia laevis ‘Mischung’

PINK STOKE’S ASTER 

Beautiful pink cornflower-like blooms and are borne on stiff wiry stems. A lovely plant for sunny, well-drained borders. Stokesia laevis ‘Mischung’ is a native North American wildflower that has been grown for many years for its beautiful flowers and heat tolerance.

Growing: Stokesia laevis ‘Mischung’

PINK STOKE’S ASTER

– Height with flowers: 45cm approx.
– Width: 40cm approx.
– Position: Full Sun, Can tolerate Partial shade may not flower as profusely.
– Soil: Well-drained soil is necessary for this plant. Very adaptable to moist or dry conditions, but no standing water.
– Fragrance:
None.
– Frost:
Hardy.
– Growth:
Herbaceous Perennial.
– Attracts: Beneficial pollinators like bees, and butterflies absolutely adore the landing pad of Stokesias.
– Care: Keep new plants watered after planting. Minimal care is needed once established in the garden. Dead-head readily for repeat, fresh blooms.
– Deer & Rabbit resistant: Unpalatable and resistant to such animal pests.
– Origin: Native to the south-eastern United States.

 

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