Eutrochium purpureum

This species lives in drier habitats than E. maculatum or E. fistulosum. The stem is usually solid, not hollow, partially glabrous, and green with dark red at nodes. Leaves are whorled and the flowers are fragrant.

Plant Information

Common Name(s): 
Sweet Joe-Pye Weed
Alternate Scientific Names: 
Eupatorium purpureum
Type: 
Native
Herbaceous Plants - Annuals, Biennials, Perennials
Moisture: 
Dry
Moist
Light: 
Sun
Part Sun
Attracts butterflies
Recommended for gardening

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