Vernonia noveboracensis (New York Ironweed)

Vernonia noveboracensis, also known as New York Ironweed, is a tall perennial plant native to wetlands. It features beautiful clusters of bright purple flowers that attract butterflies and bees. This plant can reach a height of 7 feet and has a tendency to spread, making it a great choice for creating a naturalistic garden or adding color to a wetland area. It thrives in wet soil conditions and is well-suited for gardens in the New York region.
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12 Nurseries grow this plant.
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7 feet High and Varies Spread