Eupatorium perfoliatum L.
Plant Family: Asteraceae
Native to Eastern and Central North America, boneset is a perennial daisy, growing 2 to 4 feet (60 to 120 cm) tall with a long, hairy stem topped with white flower heads of 10 to 20 blossoms from June to September.
Dried aerial portions.
Whole herb in capsules, teas, and tinctures. The tea is very bitter.
English folklore notes that the leaves can be burned to get rid of wasps and flies.
No known precautions.
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