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Sweet Joe Pye Weed - Eutrochium purpureum

Regular price $6.00

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Phonetic: yoo-TRO-kee-um pur-PUR-ee-um

Sturdy and tall, Sweet Joe Pye Weed thrives in a shady perennial border.  It is adorned with vanilla scented blooms that attract various butterflies, making this plant a great addition to a butterfly garden. 

  • Hardiness Zone: 3-8
  • Native Northeast Region: USDA Database
  • Sun Exposure: Partial Sun To Partial Shade
  • Flower Color: Pink
  • Bloom Time: July, August, September
  • Soil Type: Medium to Moist
  • Mature Plant Size: 4-7'H, 3-4W
  • Plant Spacing: 3-4'
  • Host Plant: Various Moths
  • Attracts: Bees, Butterflies, Songbirds
  • Advantages: Deer resistant, long bloom time, tolerates clay soil, vanilla scented flowers and foliage
  • Landscape Uses: Accent plant, cottage gardens, mass planting, perennial borders, pollinator gardens
  • Companion Plants: Garden Phlox, Native Bergamot, New England Aster, Obedient Plant, Purple Coneflower, Rose Milkweed