Eurybia divaricata

Scientific name: Eurybia divaricata


Common names: “White wood aster”

Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial


Zone: 3-8

Light: Deep shade

Exposure: Sheltered

Soil: Any soil

Moisture: Moist – dry


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Plant Size: 1-2′ H & W

Leaf and Stem shape: Large dentate pointed leaves

Flower: Little curled white rays surround a compact yellow-orange disc 

Maintenance: Low, just shear back once a year in Spring

Landscape use: Woodland gardens, mixed borders, mixed with rhodos and hostas

Propagate: By seed and division

Pests & Disease: No known

*Deer resistant, attracts bees and beneficial insects

Comments: Native to the boreal forests of Eastern North America



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