Botanical Name: Epilobium angustifolium
Common Name: Fireweed
Plant Type: Wildflower

Sun Requirement(s): Full
Water Requirement(s): Moderate

Habitat(s): Burn sites, Disturbed areas
Elevation: From 7000 to feet

Fall/Bloom Color(s): Pink

Blooms from July to Sept

Height: 60 Inches


Great addition to sunny, moist sites but it spreads aggressively by rhizomes so care is needed in small landscape plantings. Its common name comes from its sudden appearance after a wildfire. Attracts pollinators.