Also known as
Seaside Daisy, Seaside Fleabane, Alpine Fleabane, Glaucous-Leaved Fleabane
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This plant has no fragrance
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Beach Aster Overview
Erigeron glaucus is an evergreen perennial species in the daisy family, Asteraceae (Asteraceae). It has a creeping, covering growth habit and foliage is coloured blue-green. Pink-white flowers which resemble those of daisies are produced throughout the summer, they have bright yellow centres. This Erigeron plant is commonly known by the names Beach Aster, Seaside Daisy, Seaside Fleabane and Alpine Fleabane.
Common problems with Beach Aster
How to propagate Beach Aster
Propagate from seed.
Division in spring.
Special features of Beach Aster
Other uses of Beach Aster
Flower heads are good for cutting. Mixed herbaceous border or rock garden. Suitable for coastal conditions.