Rock Garden Plants
Liatris  cylindracea Michx.  trib. Eupatorieae 
Home
Families
Genus
Territory
Habitat
Synonyms
Types
Galery
Info
FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Liatris  cylindracea Michx.  trib. Eupatorieae
SynonymsLacinaria cylindracea (Michx.) Kuntze
 Liatris intermedia Lindl.
 Liatris squarrosa var. intermedia (Lindl.) DC.
Territory Eastern CanadaNorth-Central U.S.A.Northeastern U.S.A.Southeastern U.S.A.
american prairie
Altitude100-400m
Description stem glabrous, leaves oblong, narrow, phyllaries rigid, flat, appresed to capitula, acute, capitula with 20-50 florets, pedicellate
Size20-60cm
Colorpinkish violet
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typetuberous perennial
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
division of resting tubers
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
Version 8.0
(c) 1990-2016 RNDr. Pavel Slabý