Rice Button Aster

Rice Button Aster

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Mark Billiau.


Premium (World), region Antwerp, Belgium

Rice Button Aster

The rice button aster, also known as bushy aster, is an ornamental plant native to the USA.

The aster genus is popular too for use in gardens with over 1000 hybrids and cultivars worldwide.
It’s especially valued for its rich autumn blooming flowers (september to sometimes late october).

Dutch name : Bossige Aster
German name : Kissen-Aster (auch Buschige Aster genannt)
Latin name : Symphyotrichum dumosum (previous Aster dumosus)

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A big thanks to Claudio Micheli for the nomination of this picture.

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