Eurybia divaricata
(White Wood Aster)

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Facts About this Plant:

    Common Names: White Wood Aster, White Heart-leaved Aster, White Star Aster, Wood Aster
    Synonyms: Aster boykinii, Aster carmesinus, Aster castaneus, Aster claytonii, Aster divaricatus, Aster excavatus, Aster flexilis, Aster stilettiformis, Aster tenebrosus
    Lifespan: Perennial
    Zones: 3 - 8
    Type: Forb
    Bloom Time: August - October
    Status: Native

Eurybia divaricata, or White Wood Aster, is native to the Eastern third of the United States. It is a perennial that grows in moist to dry woods and along woodland edges, as well as on slopes, ravines and streambanks. It blooms in late summer into fall with bright white flowers.

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