Tall Ironweed - flowers & leaves (Vernonia gigantea) LaBagh Woods Chicago Cook County IL August 2016 Week #34 Jeff Skrentny IMG_5110
Tall Ironweed (Vernonia gigantea) LaBagh Woods Chicago Cook County IL August 2016 Week #34 Jeff Skrentny IMG_5107
Barnes Preserve, Wayne County, Ohio
Eagle View Loop Trail
Vernonia gigantea (also known as Giant ironweed, Tall Ironweed or Ironweed) is a species of perennial plant from Asteraceae family that can be found in United States and Canada. The plant is native to the eastern United States, north to New York state and Ontario, and southwest to Texas.