Promoting the Use of Native Plant Species in the Home Landscape

Common Boneset

Plant Leaf

Full Plant

Plant Berry/Flower

Latin Name: Eupatorium perfoliatum

Flower Description:

Flowers are white and in clusters from 2-8″across. Each flower head has about 15 florets.

FamilyAster
Season BloomLate summer-early fall
HabitatSunny moist low lying areas.
CyclePerennial
Height2-4'
Leaf DescriptionStems are covered in long white hairs, leaves are opposite and up to 8" long and 2" across. Lansolate shaped with long narrow tips and serrated margins.
Soil Type Wet
Light Source Sun, Partial Sun
LocationRain Garden, Woodland