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White Snakeroot

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White Snakeroot

Eupatorium rugosum

Easily grown in average, medium to wet, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. Prefers full sun in moist, humusy soils, however, plants do well in light shade and generally have better shade tolerance than most other species of Eupatorium/Ageratina.  

Growing Conditions

Height 36 to 60 inches
Light Requirements Full sun part shade
Bloom time September to October
Zone 4 to 8

Additional Info

Leaf miners are sometimes attracted to the foliage

Self-seeding can border on being aggressive in optimum growing conditions


All info from Missouri Botanical Garden