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Eupatorium purpureum - Sweet Joe Pye

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Eupatorium purpureum - Sweet Joe Pye

Sweet Joe-Pye Weed grows from a fibrous root system in meadows, open woods with full to partial sun, damp-to-dry moisture conditions.

Whorled leaves grow off purple leaf nodes from a generally unbranched stalk.

This is a native wildflower that grows well in the home garden as a backdrop specimen.

Looking like a smoky purple haze from a distance, it flat topped flower arrays are composed of innumerable smaller flowers.

What is Stratification?

Flower Color: Pink or Purple

Height: 3 to 6 Feet

Light Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade

Soil Hydrology: Mesic to Wet Soils

Bloom Time: August to September

Plant Type: Perennial

Stratification: CM 45 Days

Attracts: Birds, Bees, Butterflies