Liatris punctata - Dotted Blazing Star
Perennial growing up to 2 feet tall. Grows in full sun and medium to dry soils. Has a long taproot that makes it the most drought tolerant species in this genus. Column of purple flowers attracts mostly long-tongued bees, butterflies, and skippers. Blooms July to September.
Species: Liatris punctata
Aster family: Asteraceae
Other common names; Dotted Gayfeather, Dotted Liatris
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