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Michaelmas daisy:

see asteraster
[Gr.,=star], common name for the Asteraceae (Compositae), the aster family, in North America, name for plants of the genus Aster, sometimes called wild asters, and for a related plant more correctly called China aster (Callistephus chinensis
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Michaelmas daisy

Brit any of various plants of the genus Aster that have small autumn-blooming purple, pink, or white flowers: family Asteraceae (composites)
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Big spikey blue eryngiums and clouds of early Michaelmas daisies provide complementary contrasts to the golds, yellows, oranges and reds.
Michaelmas daisies are a great idea, an instant eye-catcher along with chrysanthemums, busy lizzies, coleus, salvia, coreopsis and gaillardia.
Michaelmas daisies belong to this group, Aster novae-angliae ( from New England) and Aster novae-belgii (New York was called New Belgium) are good examples.
Big, spiky blue eryngiums and clouds of early Michaelmas daisies provide complementary contrasts to the golds, yellows, oranges and reds.
And you should try to make sure you have something in flower throughout the year - from pulmonarias and hellebores in spring to Michaelmas daisies as the autumn ends.
Michaelmas daisies - as they're so often referred to, aresuch a splendid group of plants- providing colour and GAIETYright into late autumn.
These bushy Michaelmas daisies produce masses of colour from August to October.
Lift and divide overcrowded clumps of perennials including rudbeckias, Michaelmas daisies and heleniums
Tennyson dwelt on this season of soggy bedding and mildewed Michaelmas daisies just long enough to describe it as "a sick man's room.
n Check for powdery mildew and other diseases on plants including Michaelmas daisies, lilies and peonies.