The blue aster in the back is Professor Von Klippenburg -- it seems foolish that the dwarf is in the back, but this was the front of the border at the time. The white lace is self-seeded alyssum, and the aster in the front is Viking (I think).
Photographed September 2002
Professor planted in 2000, Viking in 2001
Professor purchased from Discount Plant Outlet in Bala Cynwyd, PA; Viking purchased at Acme in Penn Valley, PA