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SUNNY BORDER PERENNIAL COLLECTION

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Liatris aspera   

Blazing Star. This Native American beauty grows 3-6' tall. In summer, the 1” wide lavender buttons begin to open from the top of the stalk downwards. 

 
    Common Name:Gayfeather
    Hardiness Zones:3-8
    Exposure:   
    Native:No
    Deer Resistant:Yes
 
Growing Tips: Plant in average to dry, well drained soil.

About Liatris: The vertical growth habit of Gayfeather gives a strong contrast to the many rounded forms of the perennial garden. Excellent as cut flowers, they also attract butterflies. Most are quite tall and work midway to the back of the garden. The dwarf is suitable from mid to front.