This aster has lovely bright lavender blue flowers with golden centres, the petals being longer than most other asters. Loved by insects a lovely michaelmas daisy for the autumn border. This one has good mildew resistance flowers from July to October and make a great cut flower. Grow in full sun or part shade in moist well drained soil in acid ,chalky or neutral soil. Grows to a height of 70cm and spread of 40cm.