CULTIVATION _ Asters are most often used now as filler in bouquets and as a delicate accents in gardens. They grow best in rich, wet soil in direct sun _ partial shade, and should be thinned and replanted every two years. Because Asters grow in thick bunches, they can be separated and replanted in gardens in the spring. Asters bloom from mid summer _ early fall and are a perfect choice for a fall wedding bouquet.
Flower Gifts _ There are three types of flower gifts you can choose from: flower arrangements, bouquets and flower buds. Although there are no strict rules when creating a flower arrangement, florists have categorised three very distinct styles namely traditional, oriental and modern flower designs.