Dwarf Blazing Star

Liatris microcephala

Native perennial of rich green threadleaf foliage topped with spikes of soft purple flowers in mid/late summer. Adds a unique color and texture to the summertime perennial garden.

Sunlight Exposure:Full SunPart Sun
Plant Attributes:CutflowerDeer ResistantDrought TolerantSalt TolerantU.S. Native
Attracts:Bee

Plant Type(s): Perennial

Color(s): Lavender

  • Plant Height: 18" - 24"
  • Plant Width: 12" - 18"
  • Hardy Zones: 4 - 7

Spring/Summer Care: No maintenance needed.

Autumn/Winter Care: Mow tops off completely during winter.

Fertilizer Needs: Not generally needed, but they would respond to a low-dose of balanced fertilizer in late spring.

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