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Liatris pycnostachya

Prairie Blazing Star

Dense spikes of magenta flowers are a magnet for butterflies and hummingbirds looking for nectar.
Songbirds love to eat the seeds. Foliage consists of narrow leaves that climb up the stem.
Perfect for prairies and meadows.

Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Green
Soil Moisture
Moist, Well-Drained
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Bloom Time
July - August
Growing & Maintenance Tips for Liatris pycnostachya

Tolerates dry soils and good in gardens, naturalized areas and mixed borders.