Northeast Pollinator Plants
Liatris spicata (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: 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.
Native to NY, MA, CT, Midwest and South East US: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).