Stokesia laevis 'Peachies Pick'

Peachies Pick Stokes’ Aster

$ 11.95

Item #: 1427
Pot Size: full quart


Plant Description

Discovered by Peachie Saxton of Mississippi, 'Peachie's Pick' is the latest and longest blooming Stokesia yet. It has large, 2 inch, lavender-blue flowers on upright 18 inch stems from mid-summer on. The deep green foliage forms a tidy 12 inch clump and is evergreen. Give this one full sun and average soil. It would look great with Ratibida, Russian Sage, and 'Prairie Skies' Switch Grass.

 

Characteristics

Container plant

Deer Resistant

Butterfly Plant

Native Plant

Good Fragrance

Ease of Culture

Easy to grow

Evergreen

Evergreen

Plant Type

Wildflower, Perennial

Light Exposure

Full sun, Mostly sunny

Soil Condition

Average, Organic, Clay

Moisture Tolerance

Moderately moist, Moist

Size

full quart

Height

12 to 24

 

 

Flower Color

Blue, Lavender

Bloom Time

Mid summer,

Late summer,

Early summer

Spread

24in

Hardiness Zones

5, 6, 7, 9

 

 

 

*Currently available*