New York ironweed is for wet areas, naturally found in wet meadows and fields. Attracts pollinators.
Commonly found in old fields and wet meadows, Vernonia noveborecensis tolerates a wide range of soils, but prefers ones that are moist and rich. Great with eupatorium, this species features numerous small, fluffy purple flowers. Brings the butterflies in droves!
For more information on this plant, visit the USDA PLANTS Database: http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=VENO