Erigeron compositus var. discoideus

Common Name:
Plant Type:
Evergreen perennial
Asteraceae (The Sunflower Family)
Geographic Origin:
Southwestern States
California Native?:
Plant Size:
5 inches high
Landscape/Garden Uses:
rock gardens
Flowering Season:
Spring and summer
Flower Color:
Lavender blue
Sun or light shade
Well-drained soil
Suggested Irrigation:
Moderate watering
Estimated Hardiness:
Hardy to 0 degrees F. or less
Charming diminutive perennial makes feathery tufts of finely divided grey-green leaves that stay in a low mound. Narrow petaled lavender daisies are generously scattered on short stems over the leaves in spring. Great plant for rock gardens, edging and containers.