University of Rhode Island

Liatris scariosa novae-angliae

New England Blazing Star

Perennial with narrow dark green leaves and tall spikes of densely packed purple flowers. Full sun. All Liatris tolerate poor dry soil and drought. L. scariosa is threatened/endangered in RI. Native to RI. 2-4' x 2-3'.

© Eleanor Saulys 2000.

© Eleanor Saulys 2000.

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