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Liatris spicata, acaptiv ating and vibrant perennial commonly known as Blazing Star or Gayfeather. This botanical marvel stands tall and proud, gracing your garden with vertical spikes of feathery blooms that add a burst of colour. Liatris spicata is a must-have for any garden seeking a touch of drama and natural elegance.

Vertical Elegance: Liatris spicata commands attention with its tall, slender spikes that reach for the sky. These vertical wonders, adorned with feathery, bottlebrush-like blooms, create a striking visual display that adds height and dimension to your landscape.

Vivid Color Palette: Experience a spectrum of colors as the flower spikes unfurl, showcasing shades ranging from deep purples and pinks to soft lavenders. The vibrant hues of Liatris spicata create a lively and dynamic contrast in your garden, captivating both the eye and the imagination.  The foliage stays attractive all season long and turns to a bronze colour in the fall.

Extended Bloom Period: Enjoy an extended period of bloom from mid to late summer, as the individual florets open gradually from top to bottom of the spike. This prolonged flowering season ensures that Liatris spicata remains a focal point in your garden when other blooms may fade.

Butterfly and Bee Magnet: Embrace the beauty of nature as Liatris spicata acts as a magnet for butterflies and bees. The intricate, nectar-rich blooms provide a valuable food source, transforming your garden into a vibrant and lively ecosystem.

Versatile Garden Companion: Whether planted in borders, meadows, or cottage gardens, Liatris spicata adapts easily to a variety of garden settings. Its slender form allows for effortless integration, creating a seamless blend with other perennials and grasses.

Drought-Tolerant Resilience: Liatris spicata is a resilient and drought-tolerant perennial, making it an excellent choice for water-wise gardening. Once established, it requires minimal maintenance, allowing you to enjoy its beauty with ease.

Cut Flower Delight: Bring the beauty of Liatris spicata indoors by incorporating its striking spikes into floral arrangements. The long-lasting blooms make for an excellent addition to bouquets, bringing the charm of your garden to your interior spaces.

Elevate your garden with the vertical grace and vibrant hues of Liatris spicata.

 

Height: 36"
Spread: 6"

Sun

Used in Cutting Gardens, Drought Tolerant, Deer Resistant, Attracts Pollinators, Attracts Hummingbirds, Dried Flowers

Perennial Zone 2

Sold in 1 Gal container

Picture courtesy of  Van Noort Bulb Co. Ltd.

Sold in a 1 gal container

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Liatris spicata, acaptiv ating and vibrant perennial commonly known as Blazing Star or Gayfeather. This botanical marvel stands tall and proud, gracing your garden with vertical spikes of feathery blooms that add a burst of colour. Liatris spicata is a must-have for any garden seeking a touch of drama and natural elegance.

Vertical Elegance: Liatris spicata commands attention with its tall, slender spikes that reach for the sky. These vertical wonders, adorned with feathery, bottlebrush-like blooms, create a striking visual display that adds height and dimension to your landscape.

Vivid Color Palette: Experience a spectrum of colors as the flower spikes unfurl, showcasing shades ranging from deep purples and pinks to soft lavenders. The vibrant hues of Liatris spicata create a lively and dynamic contrast in your garden, captivating both the eye and the imagination.  The foliage stays attractive all season long and turns to a bronze colour in the fall.

Extended Bloom Period: Enjoy an extended period of bloom from mid to late summer, as the individual florets open gradually from top to bottom of the spike. This prolonged flowering season ensures that Liatris spicata remains a focal point in your garden when other blooms may fade.

Butterfly and Bee Magnet: Embrace the beauty of nature as Liatris spicata acts as a magnet for butterflies and bees. The intricate, nectar-rich blooms provide a valuable food source, transforming your garden into a vibrant and lively ecosystem.

Versatile Garden Companion: Whether planted in borders, meadows, or cottage gardens, Liatris spicata adapts easily to a variety of garden settings. Its slender form allows for effortless integration, creating a seamless blend with other perennials and grasses.

Drought-Tolerant Resilience: Liatris spicata is a resilient and drought-tolerant perennial, making it an excellent choice for water-wise gardening. Once established, it requires minimal maintenance, allowing you to enjoy its beauty with ease.

Cut Flower Delight: Bring the beauty of Liatris spicata indoors by incorporating its striking spikes into floral arrangements. The long-lasting blooms make for an excellent addition to bouquets, bringing the charm of your garden to your interior spaces.

Elevate your garden with the vertical grace and vibrant hues of Liatris spicata.

 

Height: 36"
Spread: 6"

Sun

Used in Cutting Gardens, Drought Tolerant, Deer Resistant, Attracts Pollinators, Attracts Hummingbirds, Dried Flowers

Perennial Zone 2

Sold in 1 Gal container

Picture courtesy of  Van Noort Bulb Co. Ltd.

Sold in a 1 gal container