Thumbnail Filmstrip of Liatris ligulistylis - Meadow Blazingstar Images
This extraordinary plant is unsurpassed for attracting Monarch Butterflies and is one of the most popular plants here at
Wildflower Farm. It's not uncommon to see dozens of Monarchs feeding on a stand of Meadow Blazingstar.
Swallowtails, Sulphurs, Hairstreaks, Fritillaries, Painted Lady, Red Admirals are also likely to visit this plant along with hummingbirds and many other pollinators. Meadow Blazingstar is the only blazingstar that is widely branched with many brilliant purple individual flowers. An excellent food source for Goldfinches as well. Liatris ligulistylis grows best in well drained medium to moist, loam soils.
3' - 5'
Sand to Loam
Med to Moist
Approx. 60 seeds per pack - 407 seeds per gram
Attracts Butterflies, Honeybees & Songbirds!
All Wildflower Farm seeds are hardy through growing zone 3, organic and non-GMO.
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