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Eupatorium perfoliatum

Boneset (Eupatorium perfoliatum) Other common names: Common Boneset, Perfoliate Thoroughwort, Thoroughwort

Other scientific names: Eupatorium truncatum

French names: Eupatoire perfoliée

Family: Composite Family (Asteraceae)

Flowers: White

Height: 60-150 cm (23-59 in)

Habitat: Wet Areas

Grows in Sun/Shade: Sun

Books: Newcomb's Wildflower Guide: 434   

Native/Non-native: Native

Origin and Meaning of Names:
 Scientific Name: perfoliatum: through the leaf

Photographs: 108 photographs available, of which 2 are featured on this page. SCROLL DOWN FOR PHOTOGRAPHS.

Range Map is at the bottom of the page

Boneset (Eupatorium perfoliatum)

Boneset flowers.

Boneset (Eupatorium perfoliatum)
Photograph by Graham Buck

A patch of Boneset.

Range map for Boneset (Eupatorium perfoliatum)

PLEASE NOTE: A coloured Province or State means this species occurs somewhere in that Province/State.
The entire Province/State is coloured, regardless of where in that Province/State it occurs.

(Range map provided courtesy of the USDA website and is displayed here in accordance with their Policies)