Connecticut Plants
Panicled Aster (Eastern Lined Aster)
Symphyotrichum lanceolatum (Willd.) Nesom
  • Synonyms: Aster lanceolatus, Aster simplex
  • Family: aster (Asteraceae)
  • Habitat: damp thickets and fields
  • Height: 2-5 feet
  • Flower size: variable; flowerheads typically around 3/4 inch across
  • Flower color: white or pale purple rays around a yellow disk
  • Flowering time: September to November
  • Origin: native
Symphyotrichum lanceolatum (Willd.) Nesom