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Vernonia lettermannii Iron Butterfly

Vernonia

This compact, well-branched Arkansas/Oklahoma native has fine foliage that resembles Amsonia hubrichtii. In late summer it produces true purple blooms that attract lots of butterflies. Suitable for almost any soil.


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Prefers full sun. It is very tolerant of hot, dry locations, but can withstand occasional flooding.

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Pollinators
Songbirds
Exposure
Full Sun
Sun/Light Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-Drained
Moist/Well-Drained
Flowering Months
August
September
Foliage Color
Green