Liatris scariosa (Gay Feather)

(Blazing Star, Devil’s Bite, Round Headed Gay Feather)

Spikes of purple tuff  flowers that stands up very well in the garden. Height 2-5′.

Spikes of purple tuff flowers that stands up very well in the garden. Height 2-5'.

Liatris attracts bees, butterflies and hummingbirds to the garden. Prefers average to dry, slightly acidic well drained soil. Drought tolerate when established. Tolerates heat, humidity and poor soil. Deer resistant.

  • USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 3-9
  • Exposure: Full Sun
  • Bloom Time(s): August-October