Meadow Blazing Star
Liatris ligulistylis
Notes:
Monarch favorite. Blooms in late summer around August to September. The blazing stars mark the peak of the flower garden.
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We abuse land because we regard it as a commodity belonging to us. When we see land as a community to which we belong, we may begin to use it with love and respect.
Aldo Leopold
A Sand County Almanac