Vernonia missurica
Plants of the Southwest

Vernonia missurica

Joe Pye Weed or Ironweed

Joe Pye Weed or Ironweed is a striking plant in the fall, reaching 5 ft. with big, flat, bright purple flower clusters. Good for a back border or a show-stopper spot. Very hardy. Sow anytime. Zones 3-8.

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