Spotted Joe Pye Weed

Plant Information

Taxonomic Name: Eupatorium maculatum cv. Gateway
Common Name: Spotted Joe Pye Weed
Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Bloom Time: July to September
Height: 60-72 inches
Light Requirements: Full sun, Morning shade with afternoon sun
Soil Conditions: Tolerates periodic moisture
Flower Color: Pink
Wildlife: Butterflies
Special Characteristics:
  • Tall plant that does not need staking
  • Good choice for rain gardens as it likes moist/wet conditions
  • Cut plants to the ground in late winter or early spring
  • Plant will spread but can be controlled
  • Deer tolerant