An autumn blooming, big, dramatic 10 to 12’ tall aster that profusely blooms with pure white, yellow-centered daisies that have the potent scent of chocolate, vanilla, and cinnamon that can be smelled from 50′ away! How have you lived without it?! This is one of our all-time favorite perennials that has lived in the Mother Garden since the late 1980’s, one of the many distinctive plants we acquired from our esteemed neighbor, Western Hills Rare Plant Nursery.
Hardiness: Hardy to about 20°F
Habit: 12' tall by 15' wide flowering shrub
Light: Full Sun to Light Shade
Soil: Average, well-draining soil
Origin: Central America, Mexico