Northeast Pollinator Plants
Liatris spicata (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: Blazing Star
Attracts: Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Use: Garden, Rain Garden
Light: Full Sun
Hardiness Zone: 3 to 8 USDA Zone Map
Soils: Dry to Wet
Flower Time: Mid-July to Mid-August
Flower Color: Deep Purple Lavender
Height: 2' - 4'
Notes: Liatris spicata (Blazing Star) is a fine garden spike flower providing high value late season nectar for bees, butterflies and hummingbird. Great cut flower! Noted as deer-resistant by UVM.
Naturalized in NY, MA, CT, native to the Midwest and South East US: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).