New England Aster

Aster Family

What does it look like ?

The New England Aster can grow up to 2-7 ft tall and 1-2 in wide. The leaves look like a hairy ova.l The leaves are called elliptical smooth and its flower position is many atop stem. Its color is a light purple like purple like a purple grape.

When does the New England Aster bloom?

The New England Aster blooms in July - October and grows in moist fields, meadows, road sides. It grows everywhere in the United States except for the Northwest.

Why did they give it that name ?

They gave the New England Aster its name because its greek for star.


  • It is a part of the Aster family
  • It sticks to clothes and animals
  • it blooms in the spring

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