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Liatris microcephala

Description

Small and upright, this plant is good in cutting gardens, native gardens and naturalized areas. It is native to the southern Appalachian Mountains. The flowers are in fluffy terminal spikes, while the leaves are narrow and grass-like. Prefers well-drained soil and tolerates high heat and humidity. This plant is not resistant to damage by deer.

 

Cultivars:
Tags:
#native#purple
Cultivars:
Tags:
#native#purple
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Liatris
    Species:
    microcephala
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Perennial
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Purple/Lavender
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Attracts:
    Butterflies
    Hummingbirds
    Songbirds