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Vernonia lettermannii 'Iron Butterfly'
Vernonia lettermannii 'Iron Butterfly'
Common Name: Narrow Leaf Ironweed
Late bloom extends the garden color season A favorite nectar source for butterflies Drought and heat tolerant Perfect for grouping with outstanding texture Thrives in poor, rocky soils and full sun

A butterfly magnet in late summer,  this vigorous perennial shows off masses of tiny, true purple flowers that attract other beneficial insects for a nectar feast. Delicate green foliage gives it a fine texture that is enhanced by grouping. Very tolerant of rough, sandy, infertile, dry soils.

Height: 30-36 Inches
Spread: 30-36 Inches
USDA Hardiness Zone: 4-9