Liatris aspera, Rough Blazing Star



Liatris aspera, like many other blazing stars, is nectariferous and highly attractive to many species of pollinators. This species prefers medium to dry soils

  • Listing ID: 1161
  • Soil Moisture: 1-5 (dry to wet): 2-3
  • Stratification: 60 days cold moist stratification required, light recommended for germination
  • Bloom Time: August-September
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Sunlight Exposure: Prefers full sun
  • Family: Asteraceae (Aster)
  • Latin Name: Liatris aspera
  • Common Name: Rough Blazing Star,
  • Eco-Region: 255