Joe Pye Weed
Also known as: Eupatorium fistulosum, Queen of the Meadow
Native Perennial: Pink to purplish large rounded terminal clusters that highly attractive to pollinators when in bloom from late spring into fall. Use in the background in a perennial border. Staking beneficial. Attractive to many pollinators.
Hardiness Zone: 4-8
Light: Full Sun to part shade
Mature Growth: 4-6 feet
Soil: Prefers humus rich soil that does not dry out.
Habitat: Tolerate: Deer, Wet Soil
Blooms: Spring into summer
Wildlife: Flowers are attractive to butterflies, bees & other pollinators