Aster amellus ‘Sonora’
A good aster with mildew resistant foliage and soft lilac-blue flowers in autumn. Can cope with drier conditions than most Asters.
Aster amellus ‘Veilchenkonigin’ (syn. A. amellus 'Violet Queen')
Deep violet daisy flowers on good stiff stems, in autumn.
Aster X Frikartii ‘Flora’s Delight’
Like a dwarf version of Aster x frikartii with pinky-mauve daisy flowers. Makes an attractive compact mound of flowers for months, from late July.
Aster X Frikartii ‘Monch’
Masses of large mauve daisy flowers on slightly floppy stems, for months from end of July. Mildew resistant.
Aster Pyrenaeus ‘Lutetia’
Makes a wonderful mound of narrow-petalled, light blue-lilac flowers in early autumn. One of those plants which doesn’t look much in a pot but great when planted out!