"I do not think I have ever seen anything more beautiful than the bluebell I have been looking at.I know the beauty of our Lord by it."

- Gerald Manley Hopkins

About Aster

Aster is a beautiful flower that decorates many gardens in Romania. Growing Aster in the gardens next to the house is quite popular among ladies living in Romania. Aster flower is easy to grow and its daisy like appearance confers a plus of beauty. In what follows, let us know more about Aster.It is an important detail that its name means “star” in Latin. Besides resembling daisies, Aster also has a star-like appearance. They come in a wide range of colors, including: white, red, purple or pink.Its blooming time is late summer and early fall.If you wish to plant Aster in your garden, do it in early spring. It is important to corporate organic compost in the soil, prior planting the Aster seeds. This way fertility is enhanced. In order to initiate growth, you should water Aster immediately after planting.It is important to water it, so that the soil does not dry out completely. Fertilizers must also be used, at least once a month. Once the flower started growing, it is a good idea to cut it back by about half of their size. Thus Aster will grow in a more compact manner. Around mid to late summer, your plants will begin to produce flowers and will continue to do so until frost. http://perennial-lants.suite101.com/article.cfm/caring_for_aster_flowers Good luck with growing Aster! May this beautiful flower decorate many gardens in Romania as well as, all around the world!