Eupatorium rotundifolium

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Natural Range in Florida
USDA Zones

Suitable to grow in:
10A 10B 8A 8B 9A 9B 

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Roundleaf Horoughwort, False Horehound,

Asteraceae (Compositae)

Plant Specifics

Size:3-4 ft tall 
Life Span:Short-lived perennial
Flower Color:White
Phenology:Winter dormant
Habitats:Moist flatwoods.


Recommended Uses:Wildflower garden especially in sunny moist areas.
Light: Full Sun,  Part Shade
Moisture Tolerance:
always floodedextremely dry
Moisture Tolerance: Somewhat moist, no flooding ----- to ----- Somewhat long very dry periods
Salt Water Flooding Tolerance:Not salt tolerant of inundation by salty or brackish water.
Salt Spray Tolerance:Low/no tolerance of salty wind or direct salt spray



  • Birds and other wildlife consume fruit. 

Attracts many pollinators, especially important for native bees.