Tall Gayfeather

Liatris pycnostachya (Tall Gayfeather)

Liatris pycnostachya(Herbaceous Perennial)

Tall Gayfeather, or Prairie Blazing Star, produces purple flower spikes that are a favorite with butterflies and hummingbirds. Songbirds love the seed. Tall Gayfeather thrives in full sun and moist, well-drained soil but will grow in drier conditions.

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Classic prairie favorite
Food for songbirds, hummingbirds and butterflies
Tolerates moist or drier sites


30-42 Inches



12-24 Inches

Growing & Maintenance Tips

Perennial borders, cutting gardens, native plant gardens, butterfly gardens, naturalized areas, prairies or meadows.


USDA Hardiness Zone 3 - 9

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