White Snakeroot (Eupatorium rugosum)
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Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
Height: 1 to 3 ft.
Blooms: July to October
Leaf Type: toothed
Bloom Size: 0.13 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Flat or rounded clusters, Regular blooms, 5 parts
Location: Allegheny River Trail
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Boneset leaves fuse distinctively around the stem.
- White-Bracted Thoroughwort
White snakeroot as a broad, nearly heart-shaped leaf, while white thoroughwort has a more lance-shaped leaf.
We started out as wildflowers from the bicycle trails of western Pennsylvania, but we've grown!
Meyer, Joseph E. (1918). The Herbalist and Herb Doctor. Hammond, Ind.: Indiana Herb Gardens. 400 pp.