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Upland White Aster, Prairie Flat-top Goldenrod
Oligoneuron album (Aster ptarmicoides)
Full sun, moderately dry to dry moisture level, sandy loam soil, neutral to alkaline pH. 12-18 inches height, blooms summer to fall, white flowers.
Germination Code: A. Seeds slow to germinate
Native Region: ?
Designated an “Endangered Species” in Tennessee. In very fertile soil, this plant grows more robust and loses its natural daintiness. Attracts butterflies and bees.