Purple Stemmed Aster Seeds (Symphyotrichum puniceum), Organic


One of the latest asters to bloom, Purple Stemmed Aster (Red Stem Aster, Swamp Aster) is invaluable as a pollinator plant.  Plants host caterpillars of Silvery Checkerspot Butterfly, Pearl Crescent Butterfly and several different moths.  It is especially valuable to native bees.

It has also been used medicinally, Native Americans used the roots of this species to treat fever, colds, typhoid, pneumonia, and toothache.

Native ~ Larval Host ~ Pollinator

~ 25 seeds

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6 in stock

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(Rensselaerville, NY)

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