Taken September 16, 2010 – Bridgton, Maine Canon Rebel XSi with Canon 100mm Macro Lens Viewed: 1021 Times as of January 12, 2013 ============
New England Aster (Aster novae-angliae) Grows from 1½ to 2 feet high with a spread of 2 to 3 feet. It grows best in average to wet, well-drained soil with full sun. Blooms in late summer to early fall with dark purple flowers that are attractive to butterflies. Zones 3-9.