Japanese Joe Pye Weed
Slender, feathery foliage on upright stems give rise to lovely, dainty rose-colored buds with dark stems in late summer to fall. Buds open to fuzzy, blush petals that give a soft appearance. Attractive foliage is appealing spring through fall. Benefits from adequate moisture and full sun.
Full-part sun. Average to moist soils. Height 3′. Spread 3′. As with most eupatoriums, trim in spring to increase hardiness of the plant. Zones 6-10.