Ordering will resume for Fedco Seeds when we release our 2020 catalog, in late November 2019.
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Liatris spicata Also known as Gayfeather. 18" spikes of rosy purple flowers for cutting, also excellent for drying. Harvest the stems in the morning when at least half the flowers are open. Start indoors in late winter in a cool place and set out in spring in 6–8 weeks or direct seed in spring. Takes 3–4 weeks to germinate. Perennial, Zones 3-9. ~330 seeds/g. Especially attractive to pollinators. ②
All flowers are annuals except where noted. All flowers are open-pollinated except where noted.
Days in parentheses after a variety indicate days to first bloom.