Flowering Perennials: Characteristics and Culture

Stoke's aster

  • Scientific name
    Stokesia laevis
  • Height
    12 to 30 inches
  • Bloom period
    August to September
  • Color
    Blue, white, pink
  • Light
    Full sun
  • Moisture
    Well drained
  • Soil
    Sandy loam
  • Relative ease of care
    Moderate
  • Remarks
    Needs good drainage. Mulch in winter.