Eupatorium maculatum


Common Name: spotted Joe-Pye weed
Plant Type:Herbaceous
Light (original): sun, part sun
Light Requirements: Sun, Part Sun
Height:3 to 8 feet
Width:3 to 4 feet
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Wetland
Soil Type:moist to wet
Soil Moisture:Mesic, Wet
Seed Ripens:
USDA Zones:3 to 9
Flower Colour:mauve to red-purple
Bloom Time:late summer
Comments:Wet meadows, marshes. Can get very tall. Excellent nectar plant.
Germination:Seed will germinate upon being shifted to 70°F after 90-140 days of moist, cold stratification at 40°F.
Germination Notes:
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Picture Copyright: William S. Justice @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database