Stokes Aster

Stokesia laevis

Family: Asteraceae

Native Range: Sporadic throughout the Southeast of the U.S. coast

Description: Short-lived perennial to 1.5 ft.

Flowering season: Spring to Fall

Exposure: Full sun to partial shade

Moisture: Moist to Average

USDA Hardiness Zone: 5-10

Great nectar source for native bees

Well suited for a potted plant and for cut flowers