Northeast Pollinator Plants
Liatris aspera (Rough Blazing Star)
We ship only to the New England and New York states. Orders are shipped mid-June through September. We ship within two weeks of order or by mid-June for orders placed before shipping starts. Shipping free for any combination of 13+ plants. Plants are delivered in a biodegradable wood fiber pot, 2.75" diameter by 3.5" deep. Please email if you prefer to order/pay by check than on-line, see Contact Us below.
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.
Native to the NY, Mid-Atlantic (except PA, NJ, WV) South-East, South and Mid-West US: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).