Ageratina occidentalis-Western joepiweed

$7.00
Seed Packet

Perennial Wildflower

7 in stock

SKU: AGOC2 Category:

Description

Known by many common names such as western snakeroot, western joepiweed, western eupatorium, and western boneset, this species is related to eastern joepiweed that is a common horticultural plant. Western joepiweed grows in rocky places at low, mid, and high elevations. At low elevations it tends to grow on rock cobble along streams. A rhizomatous plant in the aster family, western joepiweed has white to pink flowers that are favored by pollinators. Rarely grows taller than 2′- 2 1/2′.

Ageratina occidentalis seed packets contain 1/4 teaspoon of seed.

Seed Germination Instructions

No pretreatment required. Sow outside in fall to early spring. Germination may be improved with 30 days cold stratification.

Additional information

Plant Type

Flower Color

Pink