Aster flowers in Spanish

Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster Dictionary

September 9, 2014 – 04:32 am

Roadside aster is considered a

[New Latin, from Greek aster-, astēr] : a system of microtubules arranged radially about a centriole at either end of the mitotic or meiotic spindle

First Known Use of ASTER

1664

as·ter

noun \ˈas-tər\ (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ASTER

: a system of gelated cytoplasmic rays arranged radially about a centriole at either end of the mitotic or meiotic spindle—called also cytaster

aster

(Concise Encyclopedia)

Any of various chiefly fall-blooming, leafy-stemmed herbaceous plants (ASTER and closely related genera) in the Asteraceae family, often with showy flowers. Included among the asters are many perennial wildflowers and hundreds of garden varieties.

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50 WONDER OF STAFFA ASTER Aster Frikartii Flower Seeds
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  • BLOOM TIME: Late Summer - Early Fall
  • HARDINESS ZONE: 5 - 8
  • PLANT HEIGHT: 18 - 24 . . . PLANT SPACING: 18 - 24
  • LIGHT REQUIREMENTS: Sun - Part Shade . . . SOIL/WATER: Average
  • Attracts bees, butterflies, and birds.

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Whiteflower Farms

Instead of bothering trying to chill and start your seeds indoors, suggest you might Google up the site for White Flower Farms. They sell wildflower seed by the ounce or pound, it's not terribly expensive and it's ready to go into raked and prepared soil. They have several butterfly mixes.
Also, if you're only thinking of putting in a few plants, I suggest plain ol' regular ol' pink coneflowers (Echinacea) which are commonly available at nurseries. Also, if you can find it for sale somewhere, the ultimate Monarch magnet (in my opinion) is Boltonia asteroides. This is a 4-6 foot tall, late-blooming fall flowering aster which, when I grew it in New England, would be...

100 PURPLE NEW ENGLAND ASTER (Michaelmas Daisy) Aster Novae var Angliae Flower Seeds
Lawn & Patio ()
  • BLOOM TIME: Fall
  • HARDINESS ZONE: 3 - 9
  • PLANT HEIGHT: 36 - 48 . . . PLANT SPACING: 18 - 24
  • LIGHT REQUIREMENTS: Sun - Part Shade . . . SOIL/WATER: Average
  • These large showy flowers attract birds, bees, and butterflies including MONARCHS!


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