Spikes of pink/purple flower heads in interrupted clusters from July through October, basal leaves linear and up to 10 inch long, good cut flower, attracts butterflies and birds (esp. hummingbirds and goldfinches), tolerant of drought and erosion, actually prefers dry sandy/rocky soil, clump-forming.
Native Range: s ME to WI, south to AL
Germination - Easy: Cold Stratify 8 weeks followed by fluctuating temperaturesNorthern Blazing Star in a 3.5 inch pot $11.00 (Temporarily Sold Out*)
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