Eupatorium rugosum 'Chocolate' (Joe-Pye Weed) 25 Seeds
Perennial - zone 3 to 7
- Seeds per package - 25
- Bloom Time - Summer
- Bloom Color - White
- Size - 3' X 2'
- Culture - Full sun to part shade. Medium to dry moisture.
- Characteristics - Great for back of the border, or specimen plant. Dark bronze-purple leaves and deep purple stems provide a beautiful contrast to the clouds of clustered, white flowers. Also contrasts nicely with surrounding green or yellow foliage.
- Special Features - Tolerant of dry shade and greatly loved by Bees/Butterflies.
- Germination - Germinates with a moist warm period at 64 to 72ºF for 30 days, then a cold treatment of 25 to 39ºF for 6 weeks or more, then back to warm. Or, sow insitu in the fall when temperatures stay in the warm period for at least 30 days.
Packaged for 2016