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Liatris (Blazing Star) is a genus of herb in the family Asteraceae. They are native to Canada, The Contiguous United States, and North America. They have achene. Flowers are visited by Aaron's Skipper, Hesperia meskei straton, Little Metalmark, and Berry's Skipper. Individuals can grow to 3.9 m.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/PO_0030107
  • Definition: a fruit which develops from a carpel or gyneocium and at maturity comprises a dry exocarp, a dry mesocarp, and a dry endocarp that are connected to a seed coat by a funicle
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of blazing star. View this species on GBIF