Plant Type : Plant Type : Herbaceous perennial
Height : 1m
Spread : 50cm
Bloom Time : March – May
Flower Colour : Pink/White
Sun-Shade : Full sun to part shade
Soil Type : Neutral to Acidic
Watering Needs : Frequent watering – in extreme heat.
Cut back/Prune : August (flowerheads)
Scent: Not Scented
The ‘Lady in Black’ is a shrubby Aster, typically growing to about 1m tall with a similar spread.It features unique dark purple foliage which is attractive throughout the growing season from spring to autumn. In late autumn, tiny white daisy-like flowers with rosy centers appear all along the stems. Looks great as a dark backdrop or intermingled with other flowering perennials.