Ironweed (Vernonia)

#Pollination Giant Swallowtail (Heraclides cresphontes) Butterfly

Garden Tour:  Frostweed, (Josephine)Garden Tour: Frostweed, (Josephine)
December 10, 2011

We're going to Texas this week to visit the beautiful gardens of Frostweed. Come join us as we see what this very gracious lady has to share.

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Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Sep 20, 2016 11:30 AM

Common name of Ironweed comes from the rusty color of the seed head (Ironweed refers to the wild Vernonia).

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