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Liatris pilosa

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Plant types and subtypes: Perennials

Light Requirements: sun, part-sun

Water Use: medium

Soil Moisture: dry, moist

Soil Description: average, sand, gravel/rock

Height: 1'-3'

Bloom Time: July, August, September, October

Bloom Color: purple

Leaf Color: green

Hardiness Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9

Additional Tags: attracts butterflies, attracts hummingbirds, cottage garden plant, drought tolerant, fall interest, naturalizing, rock garden plant

Liatris pilosa (shaggy blazing star)
  • Liatris pilosa (shaggy blazing star)
  • Liatris pilosa (shaggy blazing star)
  • Liatris pilosa (shaggy blazing star)

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Description

Liatris pilosa

Also known as:

shaggy blazing star

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Scientific Synonyms:

Native Range & Classification

Recorded County Distribution: USDA data

Native Range:
AL, DC, DE, FL, GA, MD, MS, NC, NJ, PA, SC, VA, WV

Classification

Kingdom Plantae Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Asterales
Family Asteraceae Aster family
Genus Liatris blazing star
Species Liatris pilosa shaggy blazing star