Liatris punctata

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Related to Liatris punctata: dotted gayfeather
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Noun1.Liatris punctata - herb with many stems bearing narrow slender wands of crowded rose-lavender flowers; central United States and Canada to Texas and northern Mexico
gayfeather, gay-feather, snakeroot, blazing star, button snakeroot - any of various North American plants of the genus Liatris having racemes or panicles of small discoid flower heads
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A tea from the roots of gayfeather (Liatris punctata) is supposed to be good for throat ailments.