Every sunny border should have Liatris. A native prairie plant with skinny green foliage and sturdy stems that carry the tall spike of small purple flowers. The large flower spikes start flowering at the top to look like a sparkler. Wonderfully attracts butterflies and other pollinators. 'Kobold' has purple-mauve flower. Full sun.
Bloom time July-September
Hardiness Zone 3
Please note: This picture shows what the plant may look like when more mature. At this time our plants may not look like this.