#970  Eupatorium fistulosum 'Atropurpureum'
Joe Pye Weed
Perennial/ Zone 3-10/ Height 4-6'/ Space 24"/Sun, part shade/ Blooms late summer
This native American plant belongs in the damp garden although it will certainly tolerate a wide variety of conditions as well. Red tinged leaves and purplish stems support large, rosy-purple, domed flowerheads. Needs space to reach its full potential.