Plant Type: Perennials
This cultivar of Eupatorium features small white fluffy flowers arranged in rounded, broccoli-sized heads atop shiny purple stems typically rising 3-5' tall. Chocolate-tinted leaves.
Growing & Maintenance Tips:
Easily grown in average, medium to wet, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. Prefers full sun in moist, humusy soils, however, plants do well in light shade and generally have better shade tolerance than most other species of Eupatorium/Ageratina. Deadhead spent flower heads to avoid any unwanted self-seeding (cultivar does not come true from seed).
Plant Spread2-3 ft.
Plant Height3-5 ft.
Soil MoistureMedium to wet water needs
Characteristics & Attributes
Has showy flowers, Borders, Cottage Gardens, Wild Gardens, Woodland Gardens , Naturalized Areas
ExposureFull sun to part shade