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Liatris scariosa var. nieuwlandii

Liatris scariosa (L.) Willd. var. nieuwlandii (Lunell) E.G. Voss

Nieuwland's Blazing Star, Nieuwland's Gayfeather, Nieuwland's Liatris

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Lacinaria scariosa var. nieuwlandii, Liatris novae-angliae var. nieuwlandii, Liatris ×nieuwlandii


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink , Purple
Bloom Time: Aug , Sep , Oct


USA: AR , CT , IL , IN , MI , MO , NJ , NY , OH , PA , RI , WI , WV

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Mt. Cuba Center - Hockessin, DE

Additional resources

USDA: Find Liatris scariosa var. nieuwlandii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Liatris scariosa var. nieuwlandii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Liatris scariosa var. nieuwlandii


Record Modified: 2014-09-24
Research By: SET

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