Bloom Time: Summer
Sun Requirements: Full sun to part shade
USDA Hardiness Zone: 3-9
Name: Dense Blazing Star
Scientific Name: Liatris spicata
Introducing the Dense Blazing Star, a remarkable native plant that graces your garden with its captivating beauty. This perennial thrives in USDA Hardiness Zones 3-9 and delights with its tall spikes of showy purple flowers during summer.
The Dense Blazing Star's adaptability to various sun conditions makes it a versatile choice for any garden. With its slender, grass-like foliage, it adds a touch of elegance to your landscape year-round. Not only does it attract butterflies and bees, but it also serves as a valuable food source for monarch butterflies during their migration.
Fun fact: Did you know that the Dense Blazing Star is also known as the gayfeather? This unique nickname comes from the shape of its vibrant flower spikes, which resemble the feather of a flamboyant bird.
This native plant is not only a visual delight but also a valuable resource for pollinators, enhancing the biodiversity of your garden. Bring the enchanting Dense Blazing Star to your outdoor space and enjoy its low-maintenance beauty.
Shop now and transform your garden into a haven for wildlife with the Dense Blazing Star.