Botanical Name: Eupatorium perfoliatum
Plant Family: Aster (Asteraceae)
Description: A 3-6 ft. hairy perennial with dense white flat-topped clusters of flowers. Stem appears to be growing through the stems.
Growing Conditions: Can grow in full sun to shade in moist, wet soils.
Bloom Time: June through October
Bloom Color: White
Benefit to pollinators/wildlife: Special value to native bees and attracts birds and butterflies.
Native Status: Native to PA.
Location in habitat: Pollinator Demonstration Garden, Pennsylvania Native Plant Society Demonstration Garden.