Vernonia noveboracensis / New York Ironweed
A mid-summer wildflower, tall and hardy, with deeply purple composite blooms. Looks spectacular in a mass, and spreads over time. Pairs well with Joe Pye Weed. Attracts butterflies.
Height: 4’ – 8’ Blooms: July, August, September
Siting: Average to wet soil, sun to part sun
Deer Resistance: High