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Aster Autumn Jewels Granat

Symphyotrichum 'Granat'

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Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H7

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

50cm

1m

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

Aster Autumn Jewels Granat Overview

Symphyotrichum 'Granat' is a hardy, herbaceous perennial that produces semi-double, bright pink flowers. Foliage is lance-shaped and the leaves are coloured dark green, this plant can get to 1.2m tall, making it a great architectural plant to add to the back of mixed borders. It produces open sprays of yellow-centred flowers 5cm across, with many narrow pink rays, opening from late summer to late autumn. This cultivar is part of the Autumn Jewels Series, it may be known by a variety of common names and has recently undergone a genus change, from Aster to Symphyotrichum. Some regularly used common names for this plant cultivar include Aster Autumn Jewels Granat, Symphyotrichum Granat and Aster 'Kiastgranat'.

Common problems with Aster Autumn Jewels Granat

How to harvest Aster Autumn Jewels Granat

Generally not harvested.

How to propagate Aster Autumn Jewels Granat

Division

Divide clumps in late spring every 3 years to maintain vigor.

Special features of Aster Autumn Jewels Granat

Autumn colour