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liatris punctata

Dotted/Spotted Gayfeather (Liatris punctata)

Dotted Blazing Star, Spotted Gayfeather, Snakeroot

Liatris punctate

(Order Asterales; Family Asteraceae)

Liatris punctata (Photo by John Egbert)

Diagnosis:

Height: 60-90 cm       

Stems: erect up to 80 cm, one or more

Leaves: sand paper feel, spotted with dots of resin, bottom leaves 10 cm long, growing smaller on the way to the top, pointed upwards

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