Gateway Joe Pye Weed

Gateway Joe Pye Weed

Eupatorium maculatum 'Gateway'

$15.00

A bold specimen that is perfect for making a statement in the border features large masses of rose-red blooms on tall dark red stems highlighted by a dense clump of lance-shaped and serrated dark green foliage.

TYPE Perennial SUN Full Sun to Part Shade
HEIGHT 5 ft SOIL Moist Well Drained
SPREAD 3 ft FLOWER Late Summer, Red
ZONE 3 FRUIT No Fruit
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Latin Name: Eupatorium maculatum 'Gateway'
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Growth Rate:

Medium growth rate

Foliage:

Dense clumps of lance-shaped and serrated dark green foliage

Birds/Bees/Hummingbirds:

Attracts butterflies

Deer/Rabbit:

Deer and rabbit resistant

Applications:

Used as a border, waterside or in a massed planting

Notes:

Common Concerns: Leaves may scorch if allowed to dry out

Cut/Dried Flower:

Beautiful use as a cut or dried flower

Ornamental Features:

Blooms in late summer

Sun:

Plant in a full sun to part shade location

Drainage:

Requires moist soil - Do not allow to dry out

Soil Acidity:

Prefers rich, fertile soils and tolerates clay

Maintenance:

Low maintenance

Pruning:

Cut back to the ground in late winter

Additional information

Pot Size

#1 Pot