Liatris is of an unknown derivation.
|Sun Exposure||Prairie, Savanna|
|Soil Moisture||Wet, Wet Mesic, Mesic|
Summer, Fall July, August, September
|Max Height||4 feet|
|Seeds Per Packet||150|
|Seeds Per Ounce||11,000|
Similar to L. spicata but usually hairier. Grows from 1 to 4 feet on damp prairies and blooms from June to October.
L. pycnostachya was used by native Americans to treat sore throats and diseases of the kidneys
Edible Uses: Unknown
Medicinal Uses: Unknown
Herbal Uses: Unknown