Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


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Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Common (uncommon in Coastal Plain)

Look for it in moist forests, marshes, ditches, per Weakley's Flora

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full sun partial shade ...Wet ...Moist ...Variable

LEAVES:
Simple
Whorls of 4-7

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Disc: Purplish-pink
Rays: Absent
Bisexual
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Lustrous black
Achene

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Asterales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Eutrochium fistulosum   FAMILY Asteraceae__

(?) PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Eutrochium fistulosum   FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-34-003:
Eupatorium fistulosum   FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999)
Eupatorium fistulosum

SYNONYMOUS WITH Phylogeny & biogeography of Eupatorium (Schmidt & Schilling, 2000)
Eupatoriadelphus fistulosus

 

COMMON NAME:
Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed


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image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / USDA Wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide    pnd_eufi_004_lvd

        

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

JK Marlow    jkm0305t_03

May    Haywood County    NC

Corneille Bryan Native Garden

Leaves are blunt-toothed and in whorls of 4-7, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


click here to see other plants that look similar to this COMPARE leaves of Joe Pye Weed species

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

JK Marlow    jkm080503_007

May    Greenville County    SC

Stems hollow, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

JK Marlow    jkm0407i_29

July    Haywood County    NC

Corneille Bryan Native Garden

Stem covered with a whitish bloom, per Newcomb's Wildflower Guide.


click here to see other plants that look similar to this COMPARE stems of Joe Pye Weed species

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

JK Marlow    jkm0407s_37

July    Pickens County    SC

Roadside

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

JK Marlow    jkm060717_027

July    Greenville County    SC

Roadside/creekside

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

JK Marlow    jkm060717_039

July    Greenville County    SC

Roadside/creekside

A glaucous, hollow stem tinged with purple throughout, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

JK Marlow    jkm060723_121

July    Transylvania County    NC

Blue Ridge Parkway

Leaves in whorls of 3-7 (avg 5), per Weakley's Flora.

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

JK Marlow    jkm060723_126

July    Transylvania County    NC

Blue Ridge Parkway

Stem strongly glaucous when fresh, per Weakley's Flora.

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

JK Marlow    jkm120705_620

July    Greenville County    SC

Ashmore Heritage Preserve

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

Tim Spira    tpsefistulosum2

July        

Pollinator at work

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

Bobbie L Holt    blh549_a

August    Anderson County    SC

Carolina Wild Native Plant Nursery

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

Gill Newberry    gn08_e_fistulosum_leaves

August        

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

Gill Newberry    gn08_e_fistulosum_plant

August        

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

JK Marlow    jkm0108b_34

August    Oconee County    SC

Oconee Station/Station Cove

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

JK Marlow    jkm0308e_34

August    Greenville County    SC

Flowers bright pink-purple, inflorescence rounded, per Weakley's Flora.

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

JK Marlow    jkm0408j_19

August    Oconee County    SC

A happy medley of many species: Joe-pye in the upper middle and right.

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

JK Marlow    jkm060826_004

August    Greenville County    SC

Roadside/creekside

Flowers all discoid (no ray flowers), per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

JK Marlow    jkm170818_645

August    Jackson County    NC

Big Ridge Preserve

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

JK Marlow    jkm170818_684

August    Jackson County    NC

Big Ridge Preserve

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

JK Marlow    jkm170818_686

August    Jackson County    NC

Big Ridge Preserve

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

Keith Bradley    kab_e_fistulosum_2329

August    Madison County    VA

Shenandoah National Park

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

Keith Bradley    kab_e_fistulosum_2849

August    Graham County    NC

Nantahala National Forest

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_e_fistulosum_2

August        

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_eutrochium_fistulosum

August        

image of Eutrochium fistulosum, Hollow-stem Joe Pye Weed

Steve Marlow    snm140907_080

September    Jackson County    NC

Blue Ridge Parkway