(2-4′) Blazing Star Liatris spicata is a native wildflower that has deep purple flower spikes from July to August. The leaves are grass-like. It is a good rain garden plant.
(Kansas City Gayfeather)
Perennial. Zones 3-9.
8,400 seeds/oz.; 21-28 days, 65ºF
Full sun, moist and fertile soil is best but can tolerate drought.