Vernonia gigantea - Tall Ironweed - Starter Plant

Vernonia gigantea - Tall Ironweed - Starter Plant

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Bloom Time: Summer-Fall

Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade

USDA Hardiness Zone: 4-9

Name: Tall Ironweed

Scientific Name: Vernonia gigantea

Introducing Tall Ironweed, a remarkable native plant that graces your garden with its captivating beauty. This perennial thrives in USDA Hardiness Zones 4-9 and delights with its clusters of vibrant purple flowers during summer and fall.

The Tall Ironweed's adaptability to varying sun conditions makes it a versatile choice for any garden. With its tall stature, reaching up to 6 feet, and attractive foliage that turns golden in the fall, it adds a touch of elegance to your landscape year-round.

This native plant is not only a visual delight but also a valuable resource for pollinators and songbirds, enhancing the biodiversity of your garden. Additionally, its large and sturdy stems provide shelter for small wildlife.

Fun Fact: Tall Ironweed gets its name from its tough stem which Native American tribes used to make arrow shafts and spears.

Bring the enchanting Tall Ironweed to your outdoor space and enjoy its low-maintenance beauty. It is deer-resistant and attracts butterflies, making it an excellent choice for wildlife enthusiasts.

Shop now and transform your garden into a haven for wildlife with Tall Ironweed.