Joe Pye weed ‘Purple Bush’

 

Botanical Name
Eutrochium maculatum ‘Purple Bush’
Common Name Joe Pye weed ‘Purple Bush’
Family Asteraceae
USDA Zone 3 thru 7
Light Requirement Full Sun
Season(s) of interest Summer, Fall, Winter
Height and Spread
4.5-5.5ft x 2-4ft (135-165cm x 60-120cm)
Flower Color Purple Pink
Attracts Wildlife Butterflies, Host, Pollinators
Additional Information
Cultivated Form of a plant native to the Chicago region. Also known as Eupatoriadelphus maculatus ‘Purple Bush’.
Location in Lurie Garden
North Dark Plate, Southeast Dark Plate, Southwest Dark Plate