EUPATORIUM maculatum 'Atropurpureum'

Commonly known as Ague weed, Joe Pye weed, Thorough-wort

Upright clump-forming herbaceous plant with purple flowers which butterflies love
Further Reading....
  • Purple
    Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet
  • Height
    2.2m (7ft)
  • Spread
    1m (3ft)
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
    Clump forming perennial. Lance-shaped to oval, finely-toothed, coarse, purple-tinted leaves to 25cm (10in) long.
  • Very hardy
    Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

EUPATORIUM maculatum 'Atropurpureum'

 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Wildlife plant - bees, butterflies.
    Pests & Diseases
    Slugs, aphids.
    Place of origin
    Eastern USA.
  • Flower Shape
    Panicles
    Terminal, domed panicles to 30cm (12in) across
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Spring
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Alkaline / Chalk loving
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Butterfly friendly
    Rabbit Resistant
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
2.2m (7ft)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Average Person
  1m (3ft)
 

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