ASTER ‘Black Ice’

ASTER ‘Black Ice’

New from us this year! Icy lilac-blue small daisies in tidy sprays. A laevis type, but is fairly compact, upright and non-running. Contrasting black stems and dark green smoky leaves. Impending storm clouds! A very useful mixer in the border.

NEW 1.50m £6.50View on FLICKR

Brian's Tip Tag

Purple Low Maintenance Good Foliage Attracts Insects Back of Border Summer Flowering White Middle of Border Cottage Autumn Flowering Sun Prairie Blue

A Selection of Similar Plants

CROCOSMIA x crocosmiiflora 'Eastern Promise'

CROCOSMIA x crocosmiiflora 'Eastern Promise'

Soft orange flowers with a bright yellow centre. Bronze mid-ribbed foliage.

65cm £5.00

ASTER 'Moody Blue'

Discovered in our garden, this new aster has mildew-free, fine foliage, and lilac-blue daisies with closely-arranged petals, September-October, on dark stems. A laevis type but less vigorous.

90cm £6.50

ASTER 'Moody Blue'
ASTER 'Chilly Fingers'

ASTER 'Chilly Fingers'

Named by us! Sprays of pale blue daisies with long, thin, curled petals, similar to, but more curled than 'Lutetia', and taller too.

90cm £5.00

ASTER 'Fingers and Thumbs'

A seedling found over the path from our 'Chilly Fingers', this has slightly wider fingers, and flowers are a deeper lilac, not so chilly! They look great together.

90cm £6.50

ASTER 'Fingers and Thumbs'

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