Hollow Joe-pye Weed (Eutrochium fistulosum)
A tall plant with showy, pink bunches of flowers. Generally adaptable to different soil types, and beneficial to insects.
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun/Shade, Shade
Soil Moisture: Wet, Wet Mesic
Soil Type: Loamy, Sandy, Gravely
Bloom Color: Pink
Bloom Time: Aug-Sep
Root Type: Fibrous
Notable Wildlife Interactions: Flowers attract bees, butterflies, skippers, and moths. Hosts moths including the three lined flower moth, red groundling moth, and ruby tiger moth, as well as some smaller insects. Occasionally browsed, but generally not preferred by mammals.