Aster alpinus 'Goliat'

Alpine Aster

Asteraceae

 

Height: 20-30 cm

Flower colour: lilac

Flowering time: July - August

Sunlight: sun

Soil: sandy, poor

pH: acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness: fairly hardy, but short-lived

 

 

Grows best in poor, gritty soil Well suited for
rock gardens.
 
The species is native to mountains in Europe.

Photos and experiences of growing this plant in Iceland are welcomed  in the comments below.

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