Rob's plants
home garden plants wildlife seed photos
plant sale journal topics plantlinks fun guestbook

Kalimeris pinnatifida

Kalimeris pinnatifida
Synonym(s) Asteromoea mongolica
Common name Japanese aster
Family asteraceae
Life cycle perennial (Z6-9)
Flowers white (mid-late summer)
Size 2-3'
Light sun-part shade
Cultural notes ordinary garden soil

White aster-type flowers start in July, and continue into September. A flash of cool brightness in the generally fading late-summer garden.

Japanese aster

We left this plant behind in our Pennsylvania garden (and wish it well); we don't grow it in Houston.

About my plant portraits
PlantLinks to other web pages about Kalimeris pinnatifida

I welcome comments about my web pages; feel free to use the form below to leave feedback about this particular page. For the benefit of other visitors to these pages, I will list any relevant comments you leave, and if appropriate, I will update my page to correct mis-information. Faced with an ever-increasing onslaught of spam, I'm forced to discard any comments including html markups. Please submit your comment as plain text. If you have a comment about the website as a whole, please leave it in my guestbook. If you have a question that needs a personal response, please e-mail me.

Your name

Your comments