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Parthenium integrifolium

Common Name(s):
American feverfew, Wild quinine
Categories:
Perennials, Wildflowers
Comment:

Blooms in white clusters, May through September. Leaves are aromatic, rough with tiny hairs, and toothed. Grows in prairies, glades and rocky woods.

Season:
Summer into fall
Height:
2-3 ft.
Flower Color:
White
Hardiness:
4-8
Foliage:
Rough, thick leathery leaves; 2-3 in. basal leaves have long stalks and rounded teeth; upper stem leaves are sessile and have sharp teeth; stems and leaves have short, appressed hairs
Flower:
0.25 in. white flowers in compact heads clustered at the top of tall stems; five very small petals
Site:
Margins of deciduous woods, old fields
Soil:
Dry
Life Cycle:
Perennial
Tags:
wildflower, white

NCCES plant id: 2676

Parthenium integrifolium Parthenium integrifolium