Eupatorium rotundifolium
roundleaf boneset

Eupatorium rotundifolium

Eupatorium rotundifolium
Eupatorium rotundifolium
Photos, Renee Brecht
Britton & Brown
Botanical name: Eupatorium rotundifolium
Common name: roundleaf boneset
Group: dicot
Family: Asteraceae
Growth type: forb/herb
Duration: perennial
Origin: native
Plant height: 2-5'
Foliage: stems hairy; egg or oblong shaped leaves, toothed, oposite leaves, lower leaves stalkless or nearly stalkless
Flower: white flowers in broad, branching clusters, 1/6-/4" long
Flowering time: July to October
Habitat: dry open woods, fields
Range in New Jersey: statewide
Heritage ranking, if any: n/a
Misc. This species is prone to hybridizing with other species. E. pubescens is now considered a subspecies of E. rotudifolium. Varieties include rotundifolium and ovatum.