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A moisture loving plant that flowers with handsome crowns of white. Attracts a variety of pollinators, and tolerates seasonal flooding.


Light: Full Sun, Part Sun/Shade

Soil Moisture: Wet, Wet Mesic

Soil Type: Loam, Humus

Height: 3'-5'

Bloom Color: White

Bloom Time: Aug-Sep

Root Type: Fibrous

Notable Wildlife Interactions: Flowers attract bees, flies, wasps, butterflies, and beetles. Hosts the clymene moth, lined ruby tiger moth, burdock borer moth, three-lined flower moth, blackberry looper moth, and geometrid moth. Seeds are occasionally eaten by sparrows. Foliage is bitter and generally avoided by mammals.

Boneset (Eupatorium perfoliatum)
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