Dense Blazing Star

Dense Blazing Star

Latin Name: Liatris spicata

Type: Forb/Flower

Light: Sun

Moisture: Mesic / Wet-Mesic

Soil: Sand / Loam / Clay

Size: 3-6 feet

Color: Pink

Bloom Time: August / September

Description: This butterfly magnet can reach 6 feet tall if planted in rich soil and full sun. It works wonderfully in a rain garden. If you like the look of purple loosestrife, this an excellent alternative.