Saturday, August 24, 2019

Aug 17, 2019: Joe-Pye Weed

Spotted Joe-Pye Weed is supposedly named after Joe Pye, a herb doctor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony.  He used this plant to cure fevers.  This plant prefers full or partial sun, wet to moist conditions, and a mineral-rich soil. (Wolf. Oesterreich, 7/30/19)

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