The two-inch wide flowers are violet-blue with yellow centers on stems that are 1-2′ tall. Rare in the wild. Blooms in late summer to fall. Pollinators attracted to the late blooms.
Culture: Full sun, dry or medium soil.
Native Environment: Prairie
Height: 1 to 2 feet
Spread: 18 to 24 inches
Plant Type: Herbaceous Perennials
Color: Blue / Purple
Sun Exposure: Full Sun
Season of Interest: August to October
Soil Moisture: Dry / Moderate
Wildlife Benefit: Food/Birds / Food/Pollinators / Butterfly / Moth Nectar
Nature Attracting: Butterfly / Pollinators/Beneficial Insects
Special Usage: Fresh Cut Flower