Tennessee Smart Yards Native Plants

A comprehensive database of Tennessee native plants

Southern Blazing Star, Scaly Blazing Star

Southern Blazing Star, Scaly Blazing Star 

Liatris squarrosa

Full sun, moderately dry to dry moisture level, sandy or rocky soil, acidic to neutral pH.  2 ft. height, blooms early summer to fall, purple flowers.

Germination Code:  C(60)

Native Region:  Statewide

Easy to grow.  One of the earliest liatris species to bloom. Attracts butterflies and bees.

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