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Vernonia baldwinii

Vernonia baldwinii
Height: 3-4'
Light: Full Sun- Part Shade
Flowering: Late Summer- Fall
Zone: 3
Vernonia is an attractive native plant with vivid purple aster like flower clusters. It is a butterfly and bee magnet providing a rich supply of nectar. It can be grown in poor soil from dry and rocky to clay and is drought resistant. A great perennial for the back of the border. It provides valuable late summer colour. Deer and rabbit resistant.