You can’t keep a good Goddess down

Despite yesterday’s snow and the 15-degree reading on our outside thermometer this morning, our Sky Blue Aster still held onto a few bedraggled blossoms.

Sky Blue Aster (Symphyotrichum oolentangiense (Riddell))

Sky Blue Aster holding on!

Sky Blue Aster (Symphyotrichum oolentangiense (Riddell))

Bedraggled, but unbowed.

I mean, you really have to admire the persistence of this late-season bloomer!  It’s over for this year, but she’s not going easy.

Read more at: http://nadiasyard.com/our-native-plants/aster-sky-blue-symphyotrichum-oolentangiense-autumns-goddess/.

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