Vernonia baldwinii, Baldwin's Ironweed



Highly attractive to bees and butterflies. Often found in prairies and overgrazed pastures. Baldwin’s Ironweed is easy to grow and hardy


  • Listing ID: 1230
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Soil Moisture: 1-5 (dry to wet): 2-3
  • Stratification: 60 days cold moist stratification required
  • Bloom Time: July-September
  • Family: Asteraceae (Aster)
  • Sunlight Exposure: Partial shade to full sun
  • Latin Name: Vernonia baldwinii
  • Common Name: Baldwin's Ironweed
  • Eco-Region: 251