Flower Seed Variety Information

China Aster

(Callistephus chinensis)

Flowering occurs in late Summer and Autumn. It is frost tolerant, preferring well-drained soil that stays moist in the growing season. A sunny airey open position ensures maximum flowering. Cut back hard after flowering. The ancient Greeks believed Asters repelled snakes and were an antidote to their venom!


Mixed bright colours

Plant Type:


Growing Environment:

Plant in Seed Raising Mixture

Germination time:

10 – 14 Days

Seed to Flower:

16 weeks

Plant Size (Approx cm):

75 (H)


25 (W)
China Aster