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Common Name
LIATRIS spicata Kobold

LIATRIS spicata


A Sturdy short variety with violet flowers June-Sept. Ht. 50cm. Sp. 25cm. Likes moist fertile soil, but must be well drained or tubers will rot in winter. Looks good with grasses.


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Plant Details: LIATRIS spicata Kobold


Species: spicata

Variety: Kobold

Common name: Button snakewort

Family: Compositae

Origin: North America

Flower colour: Purple

Flower month: Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep

Foliage colour: Green

Hardy: Hardy

Soil type: Moist soil

Aspect: Sun

Evergreen: Deciduous

Height: 50

Spread: 25

Flower type: Single

Flower attribute: Showy

Leaf colour: Green

Self: NO

Winter grow conditions: C

Compost: P

Year of introduction: YES

Web rating: Michael Loftus rating 5/10

Pot Size: 1.3 litre

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