Found along creeks and the edge of ponds, Aster puniceus is a great naturalizer plant for moist areas. This aster has light blue, widely spread, slender petals.
The flowers are attractive to a variety of pollinators, including butterflies, moths, and bees. Prefers wet to moist soils in full sun to partial shade.
AKA Symphyotrichum punecium
For more information on this plant, visit the USDA PLANTS Database:http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=SYPUP