Joe Pye Weed
Eutrochium cf. macalatum - Spotted Joe Pye Weed - Perennial
Dark pink flowers in fall, can grow to 4-8', tall and 2-4" wide, hardy to 40 below, full sun to 25% shade, 'architectural', slow spreading clump, butterfly magnet, native to Colorado, medicinal, yellow fall color, beautiful seed-heads, a superb flower. Long-living perennial. Allow to naturalize in a moist, boggy place or along a stream.
Pollinators will come from far and wide. Winter interest. Strong, straight stems with large glorious pink flowers.