|The large, long-blooming flowers of Stokes Aster can reach 4 inches across. Despite short stems, they make excellent cut flowers. Colors include white, lavender, blue and a rare yellow. Use the rugged plants in the front of flower borders, cutting gardens or in containers. Its tidy, dark green, lance-shaped leaves are evergreen in warm winter areas. Buy in containers in the spring.
In summer, this 12 to 24-inch tall and wide plant has lavender or purple-blue blooms.
Attributes - Stokesia laevis
Plant Type: Perennial
Bloom Season: Early Summer through Late Summer
Flower Color: Blue, Purple
Height: 1 ft. to 2 ft.
Width: 2 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Climate: Zones 5, 6, 7, 8
Notes: Container Plants, Cut Flowers, Long Blooming, Showy Flowers.