Meadow Blazing Star (Liatris ligulistylis) Quick Facts!
Choice nectar plant for Monarch butterflies. Attracts other nectaring butterflies as well.
Native to much of central US and Canada
Hardy in USDA zones 3-7
Full sun to partial shade
Medium moisture but will tolerate drought, heat and humidity once established
Rose-purple blooms from July to September
36-60″ tall and about 15-18″ wide
Space plants 18″ – 24″ apart