Aster Gremlin Double Light Rose Callistephus Chinensis is a herbaceous annual plant. Aster Gremlin is a variety of China Aster that can be easily established from seeds, and the quick germination and growth rate make this annual Aster a perfect flower for various garden uses. Also commonly called Tiger Paw Aster for its twisted petals, Aster Gremlin produces gorgeous, large, double light-rose flowers. This Aster is a vigorous bloomer, and its showy, fragrant flowers appear from summer until frost attracting butterflies and bees.
Aster Gremlin is a very popular ornamental plant that is grown in cutting gardens, borders, flower beds, containers and pots. Callistephus Chinensis likes to grow in full sun or partial shade and thrives in moist, but well-drained soil, resisting drought and heat. Gremlin Aster is a long-lasting cut flower that looks stunning in floral arrangements.
Height: 30 Inches
Bloom Season: Summer/Fall
Environment: Sun/Partial Shade
Soil Type: Rich Moist, well-drained pH 6.0-6.5
USDA Zones: All Regions of North America
Sow Indoors: Winter/Spring (6-8 weeks before last frost)
Sow Outdoors: Spring
Seed Depth: 1/16 Inch
Germination Time: 14-21 Days