Liatris spicata also known as Blazing Star is a beautiful purple perennial. Its grass like foliage and tall blooming spikes attract butterflies, birds and bees. Liatris is a great cut flower and is deer resistant. Plant with Bee Balm and Black Eyed Susa
globe amaranth, an annual and has these great circular flower heads (they dry well, if you’re into that). They love sun and come in lots of colors. Bonus: Just toss a handful of seeds into your garden—that’s it.