'Chocolate' Joe-Pye Weed

Eupatorium rugosa 'Chocolate'

Rich dark chocolate leaves piled on deep red stems, white mophead flowers, great bushy habit, an easy grow perennial.

Sunlight Exposure:Full Sun
Plant Attributes:Drought TolerantU.S. Native

Plant Type(s): Perennial

Color(s): Burgundy, White

  • Plant Height: 2’ - 3’
  • Plant Width: 1.5’ - 2’
  • Hardy Zones: 4 - 8

Spring/Summer Care: Pinch in early season to improve branching, then leave be.

Autumn/Winter Care: Mow off the dead (leave any green) foliage in late winter.

Fertilizer Needs: Apply a balanced fertilizer in early spring.

'Chocolate' Joe-Pye Weed
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