Information for Liatris squarrosa

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 38639
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:4
Type of plant - perennial
Flower: PURPLE-RED caps. in race. or panic.
Foliage: lin., to 25x0.7cm.
Height in meters: 0.6

Common names for Liatris squarrosa: Scaly Blazing Star,  Short Blazing Star, 

Liatris squarrosa is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
36:   Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic
45:   Bee and Butterfly Attracting also Honey and Pollen Plant Seeds
86:   Natives of U.S.North East
89:   Natives of U.S.South East
185:   Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
246:  Asteraceae
708:  Compositae
719:   North American Native Ethnobotanicals

Germination guide
Liatris squarrosa seeds will usually germinate in 20-25 days. Sow seeds about 1mm deep in a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 10-25C.

Reduce soil temperature at night.

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