Eupatorium fortunei 'Pink Frost'

Pink Frost Joe-Pie-Weed

Categories: Wildflower

This intriguing Joe Pye Weed matches up clusters of pink flowers and splendid foliage that bears creamy yellow margins on a dark green background. The result is a lively and memorable display throughout the entire growing season. 


More About Eupatorium fortunei 'Pink Frost'

  • Huge butterfly attractant
  • highly variegated foliage
  • bold and beautiful

Eupatorium is a genus of about 40 species, most of them native to the eastern United States. They have long been grown where the garden meets the wild. Recent interest in native plants has encouraged the selection of more garden-worthy specimens and holds the promise of more to come.

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Height:

2-3 ft

Spread:

2-4 ft

Hardiness Zone:

3-8

Eupatorium fortunei 'Pink Frost' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Specimen
  • Good for Naturalizing
  • Border
  • Unique Foliage/Foliage Color
  • Cut Flower / or Foliage
  • Dried Flower
  • Native to Northeast
  • Mass Plant
  • Bog

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant
  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Part Sun/Part Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Nature Attraction

  • Butterflies

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Summer
  • Late Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • Fall

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average
  • Moist

Flower Color

  • Pink
  • Purple

Habit

  • Upright
  • Clumping