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Aster novi-belgii 'Crimson Brocade' (Michaelmas daisy 'Crimson Brocade')

Beginner
skill rating
2 hours care
per year
0.5m
Max height
0.5m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Aster novi-belgii 'Crimson Brocade'

Other names

Michaelmas daisy 'Crimson Brocade'

Genus

Aster Aster

Variety or Cultivar

'Crimson Brocade' _ 'Crimson Brocade' forms a compact of narrow, mid-green leaves and clusters reddish-pink, semi-double, daisy-like flowers.


Aster novi-belgii 'Crimson Brocade' is: Deciduous

Habit

Bushy, Compact, Cushion or Mound Forming, Rounded

Flower

Pink, Red in Summer; Pink, Red in Autumn

Foliage

Dark-green in Summer

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Eelworms (leaf and bud) , Michaelmas daisy mite , Slugs , Snails , Tarsonemid mites Aphids , Eelworms (leaf and bud) , Michaelmas daisy mite , Slugs , Snails , Tarsonemid mites

Fusarium wilt , Grey mould , Leaf spot , Powdery mildew Fusarium wilt , Grey mould , Leaf spot , Powdery mildew

General care

Pruning

Cut back in late autumn. Divide every third year to maintain vigour.

Propagation methods

Division


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Where to grow

Aster novi-belgii 'Crimson Brocade' (Michaelmas daisy 'Crimson Brocade') will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders

Cultivation

Plant in moderately fertile, moist soil in full sun or partial shade.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Alkaline, Neutral, Acid

Light

Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness

Hardy (H4)

Companion plants

We do not currently have companion plants added for this plant.

Botanical name

Aster novi-belgii 'Crimson Brocade'

Other names

Michaelmas daisy 'Crimson Brocade'

Genus

Aster Aster

Variety or Cultivar

'Crimson Brocade' _ 'Crimson Brocade' forms a compact of narrow, mid-green leaves and clusters reddish-pink, semi-double, daisy-like flowers.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Bushy, Compact, Cushion or Mound Forming, Rounded


Colour

Flower

Pink, Red in Summer; Pink, Red in Autumn

Foliage

Dark-green in Summer


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Eelworms (leaf and bud) , Michaelmas daisy mite , Slugs , Snails , Tarsonemid mites

Specific diseases

Fusarium wilt , Grey mould , Leaf spot , Powdery mildew

General care

Pruning

Cut back in late autumn. Divide every third year to maintain vigour.

Propagation methods

Division


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Aster novi-belgii 'Crimson Brocade' (Michaelmas daisy 'Crimson Brocade') will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders

Cultivation

Plant in moderately fertile, moist soil in full sun or partial shade.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Alkaline, Neutral, Acid

Light

Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness

Hardy (H4)

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