Liatris Floristan White

 

Liatris Floristan White, Blazing Star, Gayfeather. Perennial with an erect growth habit, tall stems with narrow leaves topped with long-lasting white coloured flowers in dense spikes. Max Height 90cm. Max Spread 45cm. Flowers August to September. Suits well to border plantings.

 

 

Plant in moist light soil. Full sun, Hardy.

 

General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.