Rough Blazing Star
Liatris aspera

Rough Blazing Star - 'Liatris aspera'

Tall stalks of rounded, fluffy, deep rosy purple flowers bloom in September. Most of the flowers open at the same time making it a good cut flower. Butterflies love the nectar. This is one of the last Liatris species to bloom.

Growing Conditions
Grow in full sun in well-drained soil with average moisture.
Plant in the perennial border, native plant garden, cut flower garden, prairie or wildflower meadow.
24-36 Inches
12-18 Inches
Bloom Color
Bloom Period
July - October