Common Name: China aster, Aster. Scientific Name: Callistephus chinensis. Family: Asteraceae. Genus: Callistephus. Plant type: Annual. Height: 20–80 cm.

Callistephus chinensis (China aster) is a flowering plant in the Asteraceae family. China aster is a popular ornamental plant in gardens, The leaves are alternate, 4–8 cm long, ovate, and coarsely toothed. ray florets. The flower are white, red, pink, purple. China aster is a very beautiful. Native to China.