Bright Blue Attracts Butterflies Peachie’s Pick Stokes’ Aster, Stokesia laevis ‘Peachie’s Pick’, is a newer variety that produces large blue flowers in mid to late summer. It has healthy dark green foliage. Peachie’s Pick Stokes’ Aster is known to be the longest blooming stokesia on the market! Stokesia ‘Peachie’s Pick’ has a very compact upright habit, growing to just 18 tall and topped with dozens of blooms at a time! ‘Peachie’s Pick’ Stokes’ Aster will do best in a full sun area with morning shade and well-drained soil. It should not stay wet while in dormancy. Great for summer color in beds, borders, or containers. It produces excellent cut flowers. To increase bloom time, deadhead after the initial flowering. Stokes Aster is not particular about soil types but they do need to be kept watered. Plants can be cut back to basal foliage after they finish blooming. Use this plant for summer color in beds, borders, or containers. It produces excellent cut flowers. * Blue Flowers in Late Summer* Long Bloom Time* Rabbit Resistant.