B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Liatris squarrosa is cold hardy
USDA Zone:4 -30° to -20°F (-34.5° to -29°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
PURPLE-RED caps. in race. or panic.
lin., to 25x0.7cm.
|Height, in meters: 0.6
Height, in feet: 1.98
|Liatris squarrosa sales history
Common names for Liatris squarrosa:
|Scaly Blazing Star, Short Blazing Star,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|36||: Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic|
|Not all medicinal, dye or aromatic plants are edible, some are toxic if eaten and others are dangerous if applied to the skin. Please check uses for plants.|
|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|
|"Smoke" contains a butenolide compound produced by certain plants when heated, it speeds up or starts the germination of seeds from many different genera.|
|719||: North American Native Ethnobotanicals|
|Including medicinal, dye, fiber, food, construction, ritual|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Liatris squarrosa seeds will usually germinate in 20-25 days.
Reduce soil temperature at night.