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Joe Pye Weed
Joe Pye Weed EUTROCHIUM fistulosum.jpg
Full Sun to Partial Shade
4-7 ft tall

Eutrochium fistulosum


  • Native, herbaceous perennial found in low, moist ground of meadows, woods and fields

  • Prefers damp, moist to wet, rich, neutral to slightly acid soils

  • Give this plant plenty of room to grow

  • Cut the plants back to the ground in late winter

  • Pink flowers attract pollinators including bees and butterflies

  • Long bloom season from summer-fall Songbirds eat the seeds

  • Divide the plants in fall as they go dormant, or in the spring just as shoots first appear to [ropogate 

  • Moderately resistant to damage from deer

    Zones 4a-8b

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