|Erigeron speciosus is a perennial flowering daisy, to 2 feet tall, erect with very leafy stems.
Flowers have narrow, thread-like ray florets in two or more rows. Summer flowers are over 1 inch wide, with dark violet or lavender rays, and yellow centers. They prefer sandy soil and should be cut back after flowering to prolong the flowering time. Native to the Pacific Northwest coastal region. Hybrids are available in various colors.