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Blazing Star Seeds

SKU: AM015817
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This purple-spiked native of the prairie is so loved it's a florist favorite. Loves dry gritty soil, full sun. Perennial.
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Botanical Name
Liatris spicata
Seed Life Cycle
Growing Zones
Zone 3, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8
Ideal Region
Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, West, Southwest, Pacific Northwest
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Seed Coverage
1/4 lb covers 837 sq ft.
1 lb covers 3,350 sq ft.
Native, Bee Friendly, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Birds, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Low Maintenance, Naturalizes, Cut Flowers, Mass Plantings, Container Planting


Also called “gayfeather”, this wildflower has become a florist’s favorite in recent years. The tall purple spikes are striking in arrangements—and in meadows.