Joe Pye Weed, Trumpetweed, Purple Thoroughwort, Queen Of The Meadow EUTROCHIUM fistulosum - Eupatorium fistulosum
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Joe Pye Weed, Trumpetweed, Purple Thoroughwort, Queen Of The Meadow
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Growing Info, follow in order:
Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
cold stratify for 60 days.
sow seed 1/16" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
In a Nutshell:
* Eutrochium fistulosum (Eupatorium fistulosum), also called Joe-Pye weed, Trumpetweed, or Purple thoroughwort, is a flowering plant in the family Asteraceae, native to eastern North America, in southeast Canada and throughout the eastern and central United States.
* It is a herbaceous perennial plant growing to 1.5–3 m (5–10 feet) tall, found in moist, rich soil alongside ditches and marshes, or in wet forests. It flowers from mid-summer to the first frosts, makes an attractive backdrop in garden plots, and is very attractive to butterflies, bees, and other nectar-feeding insects.
* The plant has one simple erect stem, which is green with purple dots or longitudinal dashes. The upper stems are reddish or purplish. Leaves appear in whorls of 3–5. Leaves are large, long and sharply toothed. more...