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Vernonia altissima


  • Annual/Perennial: Perennial
  • Foliage: Deciduous
  • Height: 4-5 feet
  • Bloom Color: Dark purple
  • Bloom Time: August-October
  • Sun Exposure: Sun - Part Sun
  • Soil Conditions: Moist to Wet
  • Spacing: 3 feet on center
  • Culture

    Cut back to 6" in June for full plants. Self seeds.


    Flowers visited by butterflies.

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