Vernonia noveboracensis

New York Ironweed

This eastern U.S. native is commonly seen in wet meadows with its intense purplish-red flower clusters ablaze in late summer on 4-7' tall stems. A strong, dependable, drought tolerant plant that performs in poorly drained or well drained soil. Try it with Solidago Fireworks, Rudbeckia Goldquelle or tall native grasses.

Height: 48-84 ft
Spacing: 30 in
Hardiness Zone: 4 – 8

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Plants will be in seasonal condition with appropriate foliage.

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Characteristics & Attributes for Vernonia noveboracensis


Soil Moisture

Attracts Wildlife

Foliage Color

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Flower Color

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