Eutrochium dubium 'Baby Joe'
Common name: Joe Pye weed
Eutrochium dubium 'Baby Joe' is a cultivar of E. dubium, a North American native perennial growing from Nova Scotia south along the US East Coast. This cultivar is quite compact, only growing up to 1 m (~3 ft.) The dusky pink flowers bloom mid-late summer, and the plants have a distinctive dark stem.
For more information about the name, check out the Garden Story for September 25, 2020.
Photo by Midge Oke.
Close-up (c)2009 Derek Ramsey (Ram-Man) - Self-photographed, GFDL 1.2, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=7072381