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.

Deer resistant.

Height: 4’ – 8’     Blooms: July, August, September

Siting: Average to wet soil, sun to part sun

Deer Resistance: High

Provenance: NJ


BONAP 2022 Vernonia noveboracensis Native Range Map

Additional information


Quart, Cube, Quart