Prairie Ironweed (Vernonia fasciculata)


Sold in 4.5β€³ (1 qt) pots
Full sun
Soil Moisture: Medium to wet
Bloom time: July to September
Height x spread: 2-4 ft x 1.5-3 ft
Flower: Showy, dark purple
Tolerate: Wet soil
Attracts: Bees, butterflies
Resistance: Deer, mammals

Priaire (or dwarf/smooth) Ironweed is highly attractive to butterflies and provides vibrant late-season color, especially when paired with goldenrod, which blooms about the same time.

Where to see it growing: Exploration Garden at Swansea Clinton Hills Conservation Park

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