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Blazing Star

Liatris

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There are 37 species of Liatris



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7 Comments

Steffi
Steffi 8 years ago

This is absolutely beautiful!

Laurie
Laurie 8 years ago

Thanks to all of you for suggesting ID for this species and for the internet links. I will update this entry. Thanks! Laurie

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 8 years ago

Nice!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 8 years ago

Pogostemon deccanensis..?

yes, I have the same sp in my garden: http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/667...
thanks scott!

ScottRasmussen
ScottRasmussen 8 years ago

This is a species of Liatris, usually called Blazing Star. This looks like Liatris spicata, Dense Blazing Star. http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symb...

Laurie
Spotted by
Laurie

Alexandria, Virginia, USA

Lat: 38.89, Long: -77.39

Spotted on Jul 6, 2011
Submitted on Jul 6, 2011

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