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Aster Twilight

Aster Twilight

Aster Twilight

When Will Aster, a startup, needed to create a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo, they turned to Intrepid Solutions, a company that specializes in that kind of business. Learn what the campaign and fundraising process is like.Excellent combinations can be achieved with perennials like Aconitum, Anemone x hupehensis (Japanese Anemone and hybrids), Aster divaricatus, Eupatorium coelestinum, shorter cultivars of Eupatorium, Echinacea purpurea and hybrids, Heliopsis, Helianthus divaricatus, Hosta (in half shade with average moist soil), Phlox paniculata and hybrids, Patrinia scabiosifolia, Sanguisorba, Solidago caesia, Solidago flexicaulis, Vernonia or medium to taller grasses like Andropogon gerardii, Pennisetum, Panicum or Carex.

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A “real winner” is how the late celebrated plantsman and author Christopher Lloyd described this form of our versatile eastern North American native Aster. Slow-spreading rhizomes plus toothed heart-shaped leaves compile an attractive green basal rosette, bearing upright red-imbued stalks and broad, openly branched flat-topped clusters of rich lavender-blue daisies with yellow centers that age to rose. Flower-laden, mildew-free and amenable, ‘Twilight’ can be massed at a woodland’s edge and be added to cottage gardens or perennial borders, where it tolerates dry shade.Are you looking for more information about Aster macrophyllus 'Twilight'? The Aster macrophyllus 'Twilight' is also known as Aster. This Asteraceae has got a maximum height of approximatly 70 centimetres. The Aster macrophyllus 'Twilight' is not evergreen.

Do you want to have more information or tips about the Aster macrophyllus 'Twilight'? You're welcome to visit our garden centre but please remember: depending on the season we might not have this Aster in stock right now!Eurybia macrophyllus, commonly known as the Bigleaf Aster, Largeleaf Aster or Bigleaf Wood Aster,was formally known as Aster macrophyllus. It is native to eastern North America. The plant has also naturalise outside of its native range in northern Europe. It can cope with elevations up to 1300 metres in moist and dry conditions. It reside in forests, along shaded roadsides, thickets and clearings. The leaves of this plant can be cooked and eaten as greens. It is said that Native Indians used the dried leaves in lieu for tobacco and as a cure for headaches. Eurybia macrophyllus ‘Twilight’ is synonymous with Eurybia X herveyi which was formally known as Aster X herveyi. (Source: davisla.wordpress.com)

 

 

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