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Plant Characteristics

Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - Low Resistance
  • Root Rot - Moderate Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - Low Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Purple
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Bees
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Attracts Butterflies
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Moist
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Adapts Well to Wet Areas
  • Average
  • Well-Drained
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
  • Seed
Season of Interest*
  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Summer Flowering
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Understory Planting
  • Under Power Lines
  • Accent Plant
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Rock Gardens
  • Mass Planting
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Cut Flowers
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Liatris is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

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KOBOLD GAYFEATHER

Liatris spicata 'Kobold'

Buy Kobold Gayfeather online. A dwarf variety of Liatris that is fairly drought tolerant and long-lasting. Best if planted in small groups.

Mature Height:

10-12 Inches

Mature Spread:

10-12 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

5-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Asteraceae · Common Name: Gay Feather

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

DIY Irrigation SuppliesWe use and recommend www.dripdepot.com for our irrigation needs, from simple to install micro and drip systems, to commercial grade irrigation parts and supplies.

Purchase KOBOLD GAYFEATHER Online

Eco gallon Potted

SKU: 2138

(2.64 qrts / 2.51 liters)
(297 units available now - R)

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$20.00

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Root Pouch 1 gallon

SKU: 10551

(1.0 gallons / 3.8 liters)
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$20.00

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2 gallon Potted

SKU: 12023

(1.87 gallons / 7.09 liters)
(140 units available now - R)

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$30.00

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Love the tree, you are the only nursery that carried it. thx


Stephanie
Indianapolis, IN
November 2016

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