Thickspike Gayfeather

Liatris pycnostachya
A rose-purple tipped perennial

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Height Range: 24 - 48 inches
Seeding Rate: 5 oz. / 1,000 sq ft
Seeds Per Pound: 136000
Colors: Purple
Growing Season: May - July

Also known as Prairie Blazing Star, it has flower heads on the terminal portion of its stem that form rose to purple, heavy spikes. Moist, but well drained sites are preferred by this perennial plant that is the tallest of the Gayfeathers. It is used as a cut flower and attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Thickspike Gayfeather blooms July through September. one packet contains 6 grams.