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Genus: L

Lamiastrum
yellow archangel
Lamium
Dead nettle
Laportea
wood nettle
Laurentia
blue star creeper
Lavandula
lavender
Ledum
Labrador tea
Liatris
Blazing star
Lilium
Turk's-cap lily
Lindera
spicebush
Linnaea
twinflower
Liriope
creeping lilyturf
Lobelia
cardinal flower; great blue lobelia
Lonicera
honeysuckle
Ludwigia
False loosestrife
Luzula
common wood-rush
Lycopodium
ground cedar; tree club moss
Lygodium
climbing fern; Hartford fern
Lyonia
swamp andromeda
Lysimachia
loosestrife

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Catalog as of January 02, 2016

Liatris

(Compositae - daisy family)
About 40 species of North American perennial herbs, many of which are cultivated as ornamentals.

Liatris aspera - Aug 6 Liatris aspera - Aug 13 Liatris aspera - Aug 13
aspera peren • ht 3' • zones 4-8

rough blazing star


native, dry - moist, sun
e and cent US, s Ontario

Upright stems bear numerous long, slender leaves. Purple, puff-like flowers to about 1" across appear along the entire stem in late summer. A showy and easily grown native wildflower. Prefers well-drained soil.

cat # 6V4U
$8.95 each


microcephala peren • ht 1½-2' • zones 5-8

tiny-headed blazing star

Liatris microcephala - Aug 27 Liatris microcephala - Aug 27


native, dry - moist, sun
se US

A relatively low, multi-stemmed species. Bears abundant rose-purple flowers in late summer. Tolerant of poor, dry soil.

cat # 6V4L
$8.95 each