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Liatris pycnostachya
Prairie Blazing Star

Corm-forming species; very popular for its crowded flower heads; attractive to native pollinators and butterflies.

General Product Information:

Item Number: LIAPYC02
Species Type: Native
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: Multi-stemmed; spike-like flowers.
Habitat: Moist or dry prairies, open woods.
Bloom Period: July to September
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 4.9 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 14 in
pH: 6.0 – 8.5

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

Northcentral & Northeast: FAC
Midwest: FAC
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACU


Shade: Full Sun
Drought: Moderate
Salt: Low

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 120,000
Mix Seed Rate per Acre: Up to 1 lb
Truax Seedbox: Fine



Price: $360.00/Lb

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