Northeast Pollinator Plants
Liatris aspera (Rough Blazing Star)
We ship only to the New England and New York states. If you live near Fairfax, VT, consider buying at our farm, River Berry Farm.
Shipping will be in the order received. Please check the Home Page for updated expected ship date. Free shipping for 15 or more plants.
Plants are delivered in a biodegradable wood fiber pot, 2.75" diameter by 3.5" deep.
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Common Name: Rough Blazing Star
Attracts: Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Use: Garden, Monarch Garden
Light: Full Sun to Part Sun
Hardiness Zone: 3 to 9 USDA Zone Map
Soils: Dry to Moist
Flower Time: Early August to Late September
Flower Color: Deep Lavender
Height: 3' - 5'
Notes: Rough Blazing Star provides long spikes of lavender powder puffs covered with butterflies, birds and bees for the late season. Noted as deer-resistant by UVM.
Naturalized in NY, native to Mid-Atlantic (except PA, NJ, WV) South-East, South and Mid-West US: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).