Spotted Joe Pye Weed


Common Name: Spotted Joe Pye Weed

Latin Name: Eutrochium maculatum

Type: Wildflower

Exposure: Sun

Soil: Sand-Loam-Clay

Moisture: Moist-Wet

Tolerances: Drought, Compaction

Description: An abundance of nectar in clusters of tiny flowers attracts many pollinators, including Bumble bees and the Red Spotted Purple Butterfly. Expect blooms August-September. Grows about 150 cm tall.

Planting Notes: Grows best in slightly moist locations. A vigorous grower that spreads easily.