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Silver Ironweed (Vernonia)

Vernonia lindheimeri v. leucophylla
SKU: HC015231
per Plant - 5" Deep Pot
No longer available this season.
A remarkable native (TX) perennial, Silver Ironweed is a standout where ever it's planted. The upright stems of long, thin silver-white foliage and late summer display of bright pink, butterfly-attracting flowers. This heat-loving beauty needs limey soils and dry growing conditions.
key features
Botanical Name
Vernonia lindheimeri v. leucophylla
Native, Bee Friendly, Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Naturalizes, Rock Gardens
Growing Zones
Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9, Zone 10
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Soil Moisture
Water Tolerance
Mature Height
36-48" tall
Mature Spread
18-24" wide
Bloom Time
Late summer to fall
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