Dwarf ASTER, Milady Rose ,FLOWERS Seed - (Callistephus )
Border or in containers.
Aster (Callistephus Dwarf Milady Rose) - Aster seeds are so rewarding to grow, and this dwarf variety is ideal for baskets and containers! Aster Milady only reaches 10 inches in height but it has large 3 inch rose colored blooms. The flowers resemble powder puffs and are butterfly magnets. Milady Aster Rose is easily grown from flower seeds. The compact size make these Aster plants ideal for container gardening as well as borders and flower gardens.
Start Aster seeds indoors 6 - 8 weeks before the last frost is expected. The flower seeds should be lightly covered with soil and kept moist. Once established, Aster Milady plants are very heat resistant and virtually worry free. This Aster can produce non-stop rose blooms from summer until the first hard frost in autumn.
- Flower Specifications
- Season: Perennial
- USDA Zones: 4 - 8
- Height: 10 - 12 inches
- Bloom Season: Spring and summer
- Bloom Color: Pink
- Environment: Full sun to partial shade
- Soil Type: Well-drained, pH 6.0 - 7.8
- Deer Resistant: Yes
- Planting Directions
- Temperature: 68F
- Average Germ Time: 14 - 21 days
- Light Required: No
- Depth: 1/16 inch
- Sowing Rate: 4 seeds per plant
- Moisture: Keep moist until germination
- Plant Spacing: 12 inches