The Garden Community for Garden Lovers



By Motinot

down, Ireland Ie

This plant was shown at Hampton Court Flower Show this year...Greenthumb would like to know the name of it please...i thought it might be Liatris, but not sure...:>)




Looks like Liatris spicata, or a variety of

13 Jul, 2009


Thanks Bamboo...i thought it might be...

13 Jul, 2009


It looks like the one i have Liatris
spicata 'Kobold'

13 Jul, 2009


Ok Louise..Greenthumb wanted to know...i thought it was Liatris, but i didnt know which variety....

13 Jul, 2009


Kolbold is the species as that was in the garden next to the garden i planted! Nice form as more compact than plain spicata

13 Jul, 2009


Liatris is interesting as it blooms from the top down whereas most plants flower from bottom up i.e. Antirrhynums

14 Jul, 2009


Ah, found it! LOL. I am headed now to Arlenes pic of it to tell someone else the Thanks. Excited to see my own bloom this year to be a little more familiar with it. :-) Thanks Motinot!

17 Jul, 2009

How do I say thanks?

Answer question


Not found an answer?