Kobold Gayfeather or Blazing Star

Kobold Gayfeather or Blazing Star

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Liatris spicata 'Kobold'

Tall spikes emerge from tufts of glossy leaves. Kobold makes an exceptional cut flower. It is easy to grow and flowers mid to late summer (June - September)            

Kobold reaches heights of 18" to 25".

* Deer Resistant *                           Attracts: Butterflies & Birds. Bee Friendly

Photo courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, NC

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Flowering Perennial
Foliage Type Winter Dormant
Height 2' - 4' 
Spread 1' - 4'
Shape Mounding
Primary Foliage Color Green
Seasonal Foliage Color Winter Dormant
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color Purple (feather-like bloom)
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Full Sun
Water Preferences Average - Prepare planting area for adequate drainage. Poor drainage results in root rot. 
Cold Hardiness Zone 7