Liatris spicata

Button Snakewort
Kansas Gay Feather



An erect, slender perennial with linear, grass-like leaves are clumped toward the base of the plant, but extend up the stem to the showy flower cluster. Tall spikes of  rose-purple (sometimes white) flowers are produced from late summer to early autumn.

Likes any well drained soil in full sun.

Attractive to pollinators.

Height 1 – 1.5m x Width 50cm – 50cm