blazing-star


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n.1.any of various North American plants of the genus Liatris having racemes or panicles of small discoid flower heads.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Gardening for Pollinators Genus or species Butterflies Hummingbirds Bees For Sunny Areas Anise hyssop (giant + + + hyssop, Agastache spp.) Asters (Aster spp.) + + Blazing-star, gayfeather + + + (Liatris spp.) Butterfly bush (summer + + lilac, Buddleia spp.) Goldenrods + + (Solidago spp.) Lavenders + + (Lavandula spp.) Mexican sunflower + + + Tithonia rotundifolia Milkweeds (Asclepias + spp, including butterfly weed, A.
* Add plants that provide nectar such as black-eyed Susans, blazing-stars, purple coneflower, goldenrod asters, ironweeds and wild bergamot.
* Add plants that provide nectar such, black-eyed Susans, blazing-stars, purple coneflower, goldenrod asters, ironweeds and wild bergamot.