Large, feathery lavender-blue flowers measuring 4-5" across. Wonderful for fresh bouquets. The deep green foliage is neatly mounding. Stokesia is a native North American wildflower. It has been grown for many years for its beautiful flowers and ease of culture. Good heat tolerance. Blooms from midsummer to early fall if deadheaded. Attracts butterflies, deer resistant. Grow in borders, cutting gardens, and patio containers.