Natural Shore Technologies
Using ecology to restore land and water
Prairie blazing star is the tallest and least drought tolerant of the blazing stars. The small purple flowers are densely arranged on a tall spike. It grows well in moist soils and will tolerate heavy soils. Its late summer blooms are popular with pollinators. Prairie blazing star grows in clumps and is a great perennial plant for home landscaping. The flower spikes may require staking to prevent them from flopping over.
full sun to partial sun
2 – 5 ft.
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