Atlantic Joe-Pye Weed
Eupatorium dubium Aster Family

Growth Form: Herb

Flower Color: Purple, Pink

Leaf Arrangement: Whorled

Leaf/Leaflet Shape: Oval

Habitat Type: Swamps; thickets; Near the coast

Ecological Management Units Where Present (by number): West Side (3), Successional Field (5), South Side (6), Canterbury Wetlands (7), Canterbury Brook Corridor (8)

Total Number of EMUs: 5

Status in Massachusetts: Native

Notes: Purple spotted stem; Stem has 3 veins; 3-7 Whorls




Credits: Morola Adjibodou, the Boston Nature Center and the EFG Project at UMass Boston