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Prairie Ironweed

Vernonia fasciculata

The flowers of Prairie Ironweed are in flat-topped clusters up to 4 inches across at the top of the plant, with smaller clusters arising from leaf axils near the top of the plant. Flower clusters are made up of a few to many flower heads, each about ¾ inch across.

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Gardening Suggestions for Prairie Ironweed:

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Key Characteristics:

Midwest Native
Average
Butterflies
Songbirds
Humming- birds
Height:
2-6 Feet
Spread:
12-18 Inches
Hardiness Zone:
3 - 9

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Characteristics & Attributes for Vernonia fasciculata ''

Attracts Wildlife

Butterflies
Humming- birds
Songbirds

Soil Moisture Preference

Average

Exposure

Full Sun

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Summer

Habit

Perennial

Attributes

Midwest Native
Naturalizing
Sun-loving
Great Garden Neighbors:
Big Bluestem Big Bluestem
Western Sunflower Western Sunflower