New York Ironweed – 8/18/20
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 8/18/20
Observation Time: 11:35 a.m.
Observation Location: Moose Hill Farm (formerly the Kendall Estate)
Common Name: New York Ironweed
Scientific Name: Vernonia noveboracensis
Comments: New York ironweed is a tall, perennial wildflower that produces small purple blossoms in August and September. This specimen is approximately 8 feet tall.
More Information: Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center