Marsh Blazing Star (Liatris Spicata)

Smiling Sun Gardens

Regular price $4.00

Compact, spike-like, upright perennial common in gardens and upper Midwestern prairies. Flowers attractive to butterflies.

Tolerates wide array of soil and moisture types.

Native Environment: Prairie
USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 8
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Plant Type: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: 2 to 3 feet
Spread: 1 to 2 feet
Color: Red/Purple
Sun Exposure: Full Sun 
Season of Interest: July to August
Water Use: Medium 
Soil Moisture: Average
Wildlife Benefit: Food/Birds, Butterfly Nectar, Native Bees
Animal Resistance: Deer Resistant/Rabbit Resistant
Nature Attracting: Butterfly, Birds, Hummingbirds, Native Bees 
Special Usage: Rain Garden
Tolerate: Drought, Clay Soil