Tall Blazing Star
Liatris pycnostachya

Tall Blazing Star - 'Liatris pycnostachya'

Unbranched stalks bear dense spikes of magenta flowers in July and August on strong stems. The nectar-rich flowers are a favorite with butterflies and hummingbirds. Songbirds love the seed.

Growing Conditions
Thrives in full sun and moist, well-drained soil but will grow in drier conditions.
Perennial borders, cutting gardens, native plant gardens, butterfly gardens, naturalized areas, prairies or meadows.
30-42 Inches
12-24 Inches
Bloom Color
Bloom Period
July, August