(Symphyotrichm novae-anglia ‘Early Bird’). A hardy, deciduous clump forming perennail. A new introduction for the nursery, its vibrant purplish- blue flowers with yellow centres will add late seasonal interest to many borders. Flowernig period: July to September (Estimate) Height: 50-60cm (Estimate) Spread: 50cm (Estimate). Plant likes full sun to partial shade in good well drained soil.