Plant Details: Giant Ironweed
Category Perennials  
Zone: 5 - 9
 
Out_of_stock: N
Common Name Giant Ironweed Variety  
Regional Names  
Botanical Name Vernonia gigantea
Description This species has deep purple flowers in mid-late Summer atop 4-7'stalks, taller in wet areas with flowers presented in a loose flat head cluster, (Compound Umbel) slightly dome shaped arrangement. It prefers rich moist sunny sites. Giant Ironweed is a favorite of late summer butterflies.
Notes
 
Plant Growing Conditions

Soil PH
 
Soil Type
 
Water
 
SunLight
 
Foliage
acid:
Y
 
clay:
Y
 
dry:
N
 
full:
Y
 
Evergreen:
N
neutral:
Y
 
average: 
Y
 
average:
Y
 
partial:
Y
  SemiEvergreen:
N
alkaline:
Y
 
sand:
Y
 
wet:
Y
 
shade:
N
  Deciduous:
Y
Plant Pricing
Last Update: 2009-05-10 19:12:10.0
Container Size
Price
1 Gallon
9.00
Last Update:
2008-08-28 18:55:21.0
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