Scientific name: Liatris spicata
Common names: Blazing Star, Dense Blazing Star, Gayfeather
Origin: Eastern North America
Height: 2 to 4 feet
Spread: 3/4 to 1 1/2 feet
Zones: 3 through 8
Sun: Full sun
Soil: Adapted to fine to medium soils.
Drought Tolerant: No
- 1.Liatris spicata. Missouri Botanical Garden. http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=d780. Accessed March 13, 2019.
- 2.Native Plants for Northern Virginia. Northern Virginia Regional Commision. https://www.novaregion.org/DocumentCenter/View/10615/Northern-Virginia-Native-Plant-Guide—FINAL?bidId=. Accessed March 13, 2019.