Joe Pye Weed

Additional Information:

Scientific Name: Eupatorium purpureum
Common Name: Joe pye weed
Family: Asteraceae
Locale: St. Francis NF-Ozark’s
Specific Region: outside Branson, Missouri
Description: Eupatorium purpureum node. Notice how it’s only purple around the node Whereas E. fistulosum has much more purpling throughout the stem. E. fistulosum would also have a large central cavity, this plant is much less so
Date: July 15,2007