Liatris cylindracea

Cylindrical Blazing Star

This is our locally native Blazing Star, which can be found in isolated places in the Rice Lake Plains. In July, it produces delicate clusters of fluffy mauve flowers along a central stalk. Requires full sun and sandy soil.

Rare, very limited quantity

Height: 6-24 inches

Sun Requirements: Requires full sun

Water Requirements: Dryer sandy soils

Flowers: Very unique mauve flowers in July/August

Attracts: Butterflies