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Scaly Blazing Star (Liatris)

Liatris squarrosa
SKU: HC017883
per Plant - 2.5" Pot
No longer available this season.
Scaly Blazing Star (Liatris squarrosa) is a tall, summer-blooming native wildflower with pink to light purple flowers held loosely on sturdy flower spikes. One of the earliest Liatris species to bloom, it attracts native bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds to the nectar-rich flowers. A tough, drought-tolerant plant for low-maintenance xeric gardens.
key features
Botanical Name
Liatris squarrosa
Native, Bee Friendly, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Attracts Birds, Easy To Grow, Low Maintenance, Cut Flowers
Growing Zones
Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Morning Sun & Afternoon Shade
Soil Moisture
Water Tolerance
Mature Height
24" tall
Mature Spread
12" wide
Bloom Time
Mid summer to early fall
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