Eupatorium purpureum 'Little Joe'

Joe Pye Weed

Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Shorter version of 'Gateway'
  • Big flower dome of lavender-pink
  • Long lasting blossoms
  • Flowers July-September
  • Pollinator magnet
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Prefers full part-sun, Average-rich soil. Moist -average water.

Height: 3-4 ft
Spacing: 3-4 ft
Price Level 1: $13.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Lavender, Pink
Zone: 4-8
Price Level 2: 4 for $50~#1

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Border or Bed
  • Native
  • Mass Planting
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Long Blooming

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant


  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun


  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Dark Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer
  • Fall

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water