Vernonia gigantea - "Ironweed"

Vernonia gigantea - "Ironweed"
 
5-10' x 1-2'         Full sun/pt shade          Jul-Sep
Clusters of small, purple flowerheads terminate the towering, leafy stems of this imposing native wildflower which is often seen growing in moist soils by the roadsides and in the meadows and open woodlands of the South.


Vernonia gigantea - "Ironweed"

Vernonia gigantea - "Ironweed"


Vernonia gigantea - "Ironweed"

Vernonia gigantea - "Ironweed"