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Eupatorium dubiumEupatorium dubium

Joe-Pye weed

Photograph(s) by*: RHW

Characteristics

Height: 2-5'
Flowers: Jul.-Oct.; purple, rarely white
Fruit: capsule

Conditions *

Light: Full sun Partial shade
Moisture: Moist Wet
Soil pH:
Soil type: Sandy

Habitat

moist, usually sandy acidic soil of swamps, bogs, marshes, swales

Native to

Region: Coastal Piedmont Mountain *
States: MD

Wildlife

Butterfly Songbird Beneficial insect *

Notes



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/1167.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004