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Large clusters (3-4 inch) of deep violet flowers on bold erect stems from August to October, narrow 4-8 inch leaves grow all the way up the stems, drought and clay tolerant, attracts butterflies and native bees , good rain garden plant.

Average To Moist
Sun To Part Shade
3-6 foot tall
Plant Hardiness Zones: 5a-9b
Perennial

Native Range: MA & NY south to GA, west to MI, WV, & OH. Rare in NY & OH

Germination - Easy: Cold stratify 8 weeks.

New York Ironweed in a 3.5 inch pot $9.75 (Temporarily Sold Out*)
New York Ironweed Seed Packet $4.00

*We normally carry this item but are temporarily sold out. We expect to have it available again as soon as our plants in production reach sufficient size/maturity or we harvest more seed. In some cases, plants may be recovering from caterpillar damage (Monarchs love our Milkweed), wind or hail damage, rampaging woodchucks, downed trees, or other natural issues. We are constantly updating our web site so please check back again.

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