ornithology, ecology, environmentalism, and our life in the natural world
Tuesday, July 24, 2012
the genus Liatris
Blazing stars are just...well, amazing. The genus Liatris - attractive to butterflies...is a wonderful genus of prairie wildflowers. More info on this genus from the USDA PLANTS Profile database, here - and a very informative link at IL Wildflowers regarding the tall species Liatris pycnostachya -see it here.