Liatris cylindracea


Common Name: cylindric blazing star
Plant Type:Herbaceous
Light (original): sun, part sun
Light Requirements: Sun, Part Sun
Height:14 to 18 inches
Width:12 inches
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Prairie
Soil Type:moist to dry
Soil Moisture:Dry, Mesic
Seed Ripens:
USDA Zones:
Flower Colour:pink-purple
Bloom Time:summer
Comments:Grows on alvars, savannah, Carolinian. Good nectar plant.
Germination:Seed will germinate within 4 weeks if sown at 70°F
Seed will germinate upon being shifted to 70°F after 90-140 days of moist, cold stratification at 40°F.
Germination Notes:
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Picture Copyright: John Oyston