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Dense Blazing Star - Liatris spicata

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Liatris Spicata, with its compact size fits well into a small garden.  Although it prefers average to moist soil it will tolerate drought.  Dense blazing Star's bright purple blooms make a long lasting cut flower.  

  • Hardiness Zone: 3-10
  • Native Northeast Region: MA,RI,CT,NY,NJ,MD,DE,PA
  • Sun Exposure: Full, Partial
  • Flower Color: Purple
  • Bloom Time: July, August
  • Soil Type: Moist
  • Mature Plant Size: 2-4'H, 1-1.5'W
  • Plant Spacing: 1'
  • Host Plant: Glorious Flower Moth
  • Attracts: Bees, Birds, Butterflies, Hummingbirds 
  • Advantages: Cut flowers, low maintenance, tolerates - drought, clay soil, heat, and humidity
  • Landscape Uses: Butterfly gardens, cottage gardens, perennial borders, prairies, rain gardens
  • Companion Plants: Big Blue Stem, Cardinal Flower, New England Aster, Purple Coneflower, Rose Milkweed, Sneezeweed