General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Mesic
Plant Height: 3-6 feet tall
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Other Beneficial Insects
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Stratify seeds: 60 days
Suitable for wintersowing
Pollinators: Self
Moths and Butterflies
Bumblebees
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

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Common names
  • Ironweed
  • Missouri Ironweed

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