Week 37 – September 15, 2019

Plant Information

Eupatorium purpureum Euphoria™ Ruby

New variety!
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Eupatorium purpureum

Common Name: Joe-Pye Weed

Hardiness Zone: 5a - 9a

Hardiness Degree: -20°F (-28.9°C)

Blooming Season: Summer, Autumn, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Attracts Bees, Rabbit Resistant, Low Maintenance, Frost Tolerant, Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant

Water: Light

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 24 - 30" (61 - 76cm)

Height: 24 - 32" (61 - 81cm)

Width: 24 - 28" (61 - 71cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Flowers earlier in the Summer than typical Joe Pye Weed varieties, and will have a bloom time extending well into late-Summer and Fall. Generally resistant to pests and foraging creatures. Very attractive to butterflies.

Grower Information:

Flowers earlier in the Summer than typical Joe-Pye Weed varieties, and will have a bloom time extending well into late-Summer and Fall. One of the first compact Eupatorium for the modern garden landscape. Very attractive to pollinators and butterflies. Ideal for 2.5-qt. and 1-gal. pot sizes. 

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Protection Information: PPAF

(Flowering Only License)