Author(s): Helen Picton
The Pictons have been growing asters for many years and choose the best classic and new cultivars for most gardening situations. Vibrant colour photographs showcase the variety of habits and colours available and an extensive resource lists where to see and buy these lovely plants.
Paul and Helen Picton run Old Court Nurseries in Herefordshire and hold the Plant Heritage National Plant Collection of Asters. They grow more than 400 varieties, combining them with other late-season perennials with stunning results.