Eupatorium maculatum (Atropurpureum Group) 'Riesenschirm'
joe pye weed
- Standard £4.99
- Next / named day £6.99
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- Position: full sun or partial shade
- Soil: any moist soil
- Rate of growth: average
- Flowering period: July to September
- Hardiness: fully hardy
Superb architectural perennial with huge heads of dark pink-purple flowers in late summer held above strong burgundy stems. Perfect for the back of a border, it is a magnet for butterflies, and the fluffy seedheads look good well into winter.
- Garden care: Cut back and compost the stems after flowering. Remove unwanted seedlings as they appear.
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Comments about Eupatorium maculatum (Atropurpureum Group) 'Riesenschirm':
Fabulous in moist soil. A real statement plant.
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Q:what plants go with this plant, both height and colour?Asked on 27/4/2014 by bobbyb from horley surrey
I would plant this with the following...
Calamagrostis × acutiflora 'Karl Foerster'
and Rodgersia podophylla
http://www.crocus.co.uk/plants/_/rodgersia-podophylla/classid.2000005305/Answered on 30/4/2014 by helen from crocus
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