Vernonia glauca (Upland Ironweed)

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This tall, clump-forming perennial features tall leafy stems crowned with royal purple flowers and foliage of serrated, lanceolate, dark green leaves. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late summer to early fall
3-5 ft tall x 2-4 ft spread
HARDY to -10°F (-23.3°C)
Drought tolerant
Tolerant to juglone
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds


Zone Zone 6
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low to Consistent Moisture
Native to Native