Aster lanceolatus x novi-belgii (A. x salignus)

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaAsteraceaeAsterAster lanceolatus x novi-belgii (A. x salignus)


A. x salignus is a vigorous hybrid which has become widely established in river and lakeside habitats and in fen vegetation, as well as along roadsides and railways, and on waste ground. 0?305 m (Hardendale, Westmorland).



World Distribution

A hybrid of garden origin; widely naturalised in N. & C. Europe.

Distribution information

JNCC Designations


PLANTATT - Attributes of British and Irish plants. (.zip 1455KB) This dataset was compiled and published in 2004, and last updated in November 2008. Download includes an Excel spreadsheet of the attributes, and a PDF explaining the background and nomenclature. Note that the PDF version is the booklet as published, whereas the Excel spreadsheet incorporates subsequent corrections. A hardcopy can be purchased from the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology.