Joe Pye Weed – Eupatorium maculatum
Robust upright native plant with pinkish purple flowers. Flower heads are densely packed. Flower clusters are up to 12" across. Blooms August to September. Attracts birds and butterflies. Burgundy stems with green lance-shaped leaves. Leaves have a vanilla scent when crushed.
Height 5 - 6' Depth 0"-moist soil Zone 3