Liatris 'Floristan Violet'
Liatris 'Floristan Violet' has upright purple spikes over grass-like foliage in summer. They are unique in that flowers open at the top then bloom downward, lasting a very long time as cut flowers. They grow 24 to 30" tall and are a butterfly favorite. (8-10 cm circumference bulbs)
|Height: 24 - 36"
||Spacing: 6 - 8" for the bulbs, 18 - 24" from other plants as a group
|Light: Full sun to part sun
||Soil: Average to rich, moist but well-drained, clay tolerant
|Bloom Time: Summer
||Zones: 4 - 8
Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.