Big Leaf Aster spreads underground to stabilize and cover ground in shady areas. This spreading ability makes it suitable for shady locations that need large areas of native groundcover.
Sun: Shade, Part Shade
Moisture: Medium, Dry
Height: 1-2 feet
Blooms: Aug, Sept, Oct
Benefits: Butterflies, Pollinators, Deer Resistant
Plant Big Leaf Aster with other shade plants that spread such as Zig zag Goldenrod and Pennsylvania Sedge. Can be used as an understory for shrubs.