Blazing Star

$799

Blazing Star

$799

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Blazing Star is a Lavender Blooming Perennial

Blazing star, also known as Liatris spicata, is a perennial plant related to the Asteraceae family. It's native to North America and can be found in various habitats, including prairies, meadows, and open woods.

The plant grows to a height of 2-5 feet and has a slender, erect stem with narrow, lance-shaped leaves that grow up to 12 inches long.

Blazing Star Plant Is Hardy and Spring Blooming

In mid-summer, the plant produces tall spikes of tiny, purple, or white flowers up to 12 inches long and arranged in a dense, cylindrical shape. The flowers bloom from the top of the spike downwards, giving the plant a unique appearance.

It is famous for pollinator gardens because it attracts butterflies, bees, and other beneficial insects with its nectar-rich flowers. It is also an excellent choice for cut flowers and can be used in fresh and dried arrangements.

Overall, the blazing star is a striking and hardy plant that adds a unique touch to any garden or landscape.
It is a hardy perennial plant that produces beautiful purple or white spike-shaped flowers. It is an excellent addition to any garden and is relatively easy to grow.

Blazing Star Plant Thrives in Sun and Well Drain Soil

It prefers full sun and well-drained soil. It can tolerate some shade but will bloom best in full sun. The plant is adaptable to a wide range of soil types but prefers slightly acidic soil with a pH between 6.0 and 7.5.

When planting, choose a spot that receives at least 6 hours of direct sunlight daily.

Blazing Star is drought-tolerant once established but will benefit from regular watering during dry spells. Fertilize the plant with a balanced fertilizer once or twice yearly, in early spring and late summer.

It can be planted in flower beds, mixed borders, or meadow gardens. It pairs well with other sun-loving perennials such as black-eyed Susan, coneflower, and goldenrod.


They are majestic, and many people love to cut them and put them into a vase in the house.It grows ideally in a half-shade, half-sunrise environment. Since they grow up so tall, Blazing Star Plants are frequently used at the back of gardens to define the back edge.

Exceedingly hardy plants do well in almost any soil with adequate drainage. The bloom time of this colorful plant is from July to August, which makes it ideal because many spring and early summer bloomers tend to look quite drab after their early blooming period.

One ideal thing about itis that they are impervious to all common plant diseases.It is a magnet for bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds, so they are a great asset to your garden.

Most people who purchase it buy tubers from a garden shop, although they can be propagated with seeds. Blazing Star Plants can be spaced as close as 6 inches apart, and many people love to grow three or four in a decorative pot.

An excellent garden idea is to make a complete path of it in your backyard using decorative pots.

Another advantage is that if you have a lot of deer around, they tend not to be interested in eating these plants. It should be noted that the plant also has several medicinal qualities for humans.

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