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Prairie Gayfeather 'violet'

Liatris spicata

  • 4 plantings
  • 1 available for swap
  • 1 wanted
  • 2 stashed

violet is a popular variety of Prairie Gayfeather, which belongs to the Liatris genus (Liatris spicata 'violet'). Normally grows to a mature height of 1.50 metres (4.88 feet).

As violet Prairie Gayfeather is a low maintanence plant, it is great for beginner gardeners and those that like gardens that don't need much overseeing.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about violet have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow violet

Keep in mind when planting that violet is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures.

Growing violet from seed

Transplanting violet

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as violet is a hardy plant.

Harvesting violet