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Gayfeather

Liatris punctata var. mucronata

Texas Gayfeather, Cusp Gayfeather, Narrowleaf Gayfeather, Blazing Star

About This Plant

Sun/part shade. A striking autumn wildflower with clusters of purple or pinkish-purple blooms on stiff unbranched stems. Makes an excellent cut flower. A Texas native; attracts butterflies.

Origins: Central US

Maintenance

Winter cleanup.

Striking pink plumes herald the onset of autumn temperatures.

Min. Height: 4'

Max Height: 30 inches'

Min. Width: 4'

Max Width: 8 inches'

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