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Liatris pilosa v. pilosaLiatris pilosa v. pilosa (L. graminifolia)

grass-leaf blazingstar

Photograph(s) by*: RHW

Characteristics

Height: 1-3.5'
Flowers: Aug.-Oct.; purple
Fruit: capsule

Conditions *

Light: Full sun Partial shade
Moisture: Dry Moist
Soil pH:
Soil type: Clay Loamy Sandy

Habitat

open woodlands or borders; edges of salt marsh and dune hollows

Native to

Region: Coastal Piedmont *
States: MD

Wildlife

Butterfly *

Notes



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/257.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004