Eupatorium maculatum 'Gateway'

Joe Pye Weed

USDA Hardiness Zone 3

This is an impressive variety of a native species. Give this perennial plenty of room!

Height

60-84 Inches

Spread

36-60 Inches

Color

Pink/Red

Interesting Notes

You can see this spectacular plant in the Lurie Garden at Millenium Park.

Bloom Time

August-September

When to Divide

spring, every 2-4 years

Good Companions

Purple Coneflower (Echinacea purpurea), Indian Grass (Sorghastrum nutans), New England Aster (Aster novae-angliae), False Sunflower (Helianthus )

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Attributes & Uses
Cut Flowers
Fragrant
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Dark Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Fall
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Fall
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist
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