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LIATRIS scariosa 'Alba'

Commonly known as Blazing star, Gayfeather, Praire button

Striking white form
Further Reading....

  • White
  • Height - 0.6 - 1.2m (2-4ft)
  • Spread - 45cm (18in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - perennial. Densely-clustered, lance-shaped, rough basal leaves to 25cm (10in) long. Flower spike to 45cm (18in) long.
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - attractive to insects.
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs, snails and mice - they like the roots!
  • Place of origin - northeastern and southeastern USA.
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Soil Conditions - Medium to light, fertile, well drained soil - - with moisture - liable to rotting in heavy soils in very wet winters.
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
0.6 - 1.2m (2-4ft)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  45cm (18in)

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