It is named for the purple speckles that mottle the stems. A marshland native, it needs regular watering.
Attributes - Eupatorium maculatum 'Gateway'
Plant Type: Perennial
Bloom Season: Late Summer through Mid Fall
Flower Color: Purple, Red
Height: 4 ft. to 7 ft.
Width: 3 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun
Climate: Zones 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9