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Sweet Joe-Pye Weed (Eupatorium purpureum)

Image ID: 2019/kane21

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Other common names: Purple Joe-Pye Weed, Sweet-Scented Joe-Pye Weed
Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
Height: 2 to 6 ft.
Blooms: July to September
Leaf Type: toothed
Bloom Size:  0.33 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Flat or rounded clusters, Irregular blossoms
Location: Kane Woods
Date:  7/30/2019
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Sweet Joe-Pye Weed may be easily confused with:
We started out as wildflowers from the bicycle trails of western Pennsylvania, but we've grown!
Meyer, Joseph E. (1918). The Herbalist and Herb Doctor. Hammond, Ind.: Indiana Herb Gardens. 400 pp.

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