Blazing Star

liatris - blazing star
Blazing Star is a long blooming native perennial belonging to the aster family. Liatris flowers are packed with tiny blossoms arranged around a long upright brush spire. They produce corms which can be easily transplanted in spring – it’s an easy way to multiply them in garden beds. They are low maintenance and need very little care.

Flowers Summer through early fall.

Height: 24″ – 48″

Width: 9″ – 18″

Watering and soil: One inch water per week until the sprouts establish. Occasional watering in hot months to prevent leaf burn.

Exposure: Full sun.

Varieties: Floristan White, Spicata.

Image: ‘Floristan White’

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