Daisy Family

Joe Pye Weed

What it looks like?

The Joe Pye Weed is as tall as 3 dogs stacked up. It can be 2-7 feet tall. It was named from a Native American healer who used this plant to heal people form sicknesses like the flu. The flower head is 1/3 in. wide. The leaf shape looks like a bathtub.

When and where does it bloom?

  • It blooms in the northeast, southeast and midwest
  • It blooms through July-September
  • It likes warm climates

Interesting and Wow Facts

  • It is poisonous by the stem
  • The boniest plant
  • The second oldest plant
  • The ONLY plant that lives in junk yards

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