Northeast Pollinator Plants
Vernonia noveboracensis (New York Ironweed)
We ship only to the New England and New York states. Orders are shipped mid-June through September. We ship within two weeks of order or by mid-June for orders placed before shipping starts. Shipping free for any combination of 13+ plants. Plants are delivered in a biodegradable wood fiber pot, 2.75" diameter by 3.5" deep. Please email if you prefer to order/pay by check than on-line, see Contact Us below.
Common Name: New York Ironweed
Attracts: Bees, Butterflies, Birds
Use: Garden, Rain Garden, Naturalizing, Monarch Garden
Light: Full Sun to Part Sun
Hardiness Zone: 3 to 9 USDA Zone Map
Soils: Dry to Wet
Flower Time: Early August to Late September
Flower Color: Deep Red/Purple
Height: 6' - 7'
Notes: Vernonia noveboracensis (New York Ironweed) is a robust, statuesque wildflower with high pollinator value and great deep red-purple flowers for the late summer.
Native to the Southern New England, NH, NY, Mid-Atlantic and South-East US: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).