Gateway Joe Pye Weed
Eupatorium purpuream ‘Gateway’
4-5 feet high x 2 feet wide
Full Sun to Part Sun
Out of stock
This is a 2010 Great Plants® Perennial of the Year! A gorgeous, large perennial with wonderful lavender-purple blooms and beautiful wine red stems that develop large green leaves, it is a definite attractor of butterflies and bees but not deer! A great contrast plant with ornamental grasses, this one is not xeric, it likes to be watered similar to a blue grass lawn.
Throughout this site, the following are used as guidelines for watering established plants:
About sizes of our plants:
Sizes indicated with a # are roughly the equivalent in gallonage; so a #2 is about a 2 gallon pot size; b&b stands for balled and burlapped.