Ageratina altissima, White Snakeroot
White Snakeroot lights up the dark, shady woodland edges of late summer like nothing else. It is self-sustaining and will seed itself readily, so ensure that it is planted within a community of plants and it will serve you well. Grows well with Blue Wood Aster, Virginia Wetleaf, Sweet Joe Pye Weed, Woodland Sunflower, Blue Lobelia, Long-beaked Sedge, Clematis virginiana, among others.
Blooms: white, mid August into September
Height: 2 to 4 feet
Conditions: shade to pt shade, medium to medium-dry soils
|Snakeroot lights up the dark edge of the woods|