Common names: Joe Pye Weed, Chocolate Snakeroot
This plant has a nice mounded shape that starts out with purplish
foliage and eventually turns a deeper green in color.
In late summer until mid fall clusters of white flowers cover the plant.
Striking when planted by Aralia 'Sun King' or other chartreuse leaved plants.
Makes a great cut flower. It is deer resistant. Attracts butterflies.
Exposure: Part sun to full
Photos courtesy of Walters Gardens Inc