Scientific Name: Erigeron glaucus Form: Oval - horizontal
Common Name:beach aster, seaside daisy Texture:Medium - fine
Family Name:AsteraceaeHabit: Dense, Spreading
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.2 - 0.4m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: U.S. - southwest Hardiness Zone:Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Leaves: Simple, Basal, Lanceolate, Obovate, Spatulate, Entire
Flowers: Head (capitulum), Pink, Purple, Yellow, Violet, Apr- May- Jun- Jul
Fruit: Cypsela (achene + calyx), Brown, Aug- Sep- Oct
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Cut flower or foliage, Ground cover, Rock garden, Attract butterflies
Key ID Features:Moderately dense ground cover; leaves basal, mid-green, spatulate, purple-white at the base; heads with yellow disk florets and commonly pinkish to lavender ray florets.