Kobold Gayfeather (Liatris spicata 'Kobold')

Kobold Gayfeather
  • Bloom/Foliage: Purple
  • Height: 18-30"
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  • Zone: 3
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  • Description:

    Liatris 'Kobold Gayfeather', also known as Liatris spicata, has tall, lilac-rose spike-shaped flowers with a fluffy appearance and dark green foliage. The flowers open from the top down and bloom from June to September. Liatris 'Kobold' has a plant height of 2' and a spread of 12-18". Liatris 'Kobold' should be planted in full sun in a well-drained area. It does prefer a bit more moisture than most Liatris, but do not over water. Liatris 'Kobold' looks great as a perennial background, with grasses or white blooming flowers such as Physostegia 'Miss Manners'. It is a major butterfly and bee attractor.