Liatris punctata var. mucronata

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Scientific Name Liatris punctata var. mucronata (Liatris mucronata) USDA PLANTS Symbol
Common Name Narrowleaf Gayfeather, Gayfeather ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
Family Asteraceae (Sunflower) Wildflower Center Ref.
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Description Erect perennial with stiff, unbranched stems, 1 to 3 ft. tall, growing in wide-spreading clump; narrow, crowded leaves becoming progressively smaller upward; tufted, purple or pink flowers densely congested in a long spike on the upper part of the stem. Description excerpt from Texas Status

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