Production and Marketing of Garden Asters (IN)
Garden asters are a perennial, fall-blooming crop which can be grown on a schedule similar to garden mums. Application of growth regulators B-Nine or Sumagic reduce height and improve appearance of the plants at flowering. The following recommendations are a summary of research performed the summer of 1993 at Purdue, reports from producers and other universities, as well as conversations with growers.
Source: • Floriculture Indiana Volume 8. No. 4