The Monte Casino flower (Symphyotrichum pilosum var. pringlei) is a perennial plant belonging to the Asteraceae or aster family. It produces clusters of small, star-like flowers with white, purple, or pink petals and yellow disc florets.
Monte Casino flower is grown for its ornamental value. It is commonly used in borders and flower beds, especially in rustic designs, wildflower gardens, and cottage gardens.
The Monte Casino flower symbolizes wisdom, faith, fidelity, and strong feelings of affection. This daisy-like flower has an unpretentious charm and can be used to tell someone that they’re effortlessly pretty.
Purple is the most common color for the Monte Casino flower. It symbolizes wisdom and loyalty. Since ancient times, purple was a color associated with royalty, and today, the color is often associated with success and expressing feelings of admiration.