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American Beauties Native Plants®

Iron Butterfly Narrow-leaf Ironweed

Iron Butterfly Narrow-leaf Ironweed

Vernonia lettermannii Iron Butterfly

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Brand: American Beauties Native Plants®

Color: purple flowers


  • For best results, plant in USDA zone: 4-8 - mature size: 30-36in H x 30-36in W
  • Plant is delivered in a #1 size container. It is fully rooted in the soil and can be planted immediately upon arrival, weather permitting.
  • Tiny, purple, daisy-like flowers are a magnet for Native pollinators and butterflies from mid summer into fall
  • Easy to grow, drought tolerant and tolerant of poor, rocky, dry soils
  • A real showstopper when grouped in the landscape or used in a mixed Perennial container on a deck or patio

Binding: Lawn & Patio

Details: Vernonia `iron butterfly` iron butterfly' Is a tough, tolerant, drought resistant native perennial that can produce the colorful beauty you crave for your native landscape while attracting butterflies & growing where most plants wouldn't even think of trying to establish a root. This ironweed thrives in dry Rocky soil & still manages to produce beautiful, tiny purple, star-like, butterfly attracting flowers above long, narrow foliage from late summer & on into fall &, better yet, does it all on a far more compact plant than the actual species. Plant it in groups at the back of your garden in full sun & in well drained soil & 'iron butterfly' Will quickly thrive to produce an abundance of blooms.

Package Dimensions: 25.0 x 8.0 x 8.0 inches

Product Information
Growing Habit ["Compact"]
Flower Color ["Purple Shades"]
Spread 30-36 in
Height 30-36 in
USDA Zone ["4","5","6","7","8"]
Genus Vernonia
Brand American Beauties Native Plants®
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