When do Blazing Star Flowers Bloom?

The Asteraceae family includes the blazing star (Liatris spp.). At least 30 North American Liatris species exist. The most famous is Liatris spicata.

 It grows easily and is native to eastern North America. When do garden blazing star flowers bloom?

Early blooming is typical for blazing star. The exact timing depends on:

– Where you live – Your local climate – The species and variety

Your plant may peak in early to mid-June in a somewhat warm climate. In milder areas, peak bloom may occur in August. 

Why is this plant exceptional and worth growing when gardeners can grow so many lovely flowers? First, they have stunning blossoms.

They also require little care. Keep natural wildflowers blooming year after year with minimal effort. They draw pollinators. Liatris attracts butterflies, bees, and hummingbirds.

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