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Wasowski, Sally and Andy
Napaea dioica L.
USDA Symbol: nadi2
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
3-6 ft. stems are branched above and bear large leaves and terminal clusters of white flowers. The leaves are generally round in outline but are cut into 5-9, coarsely toothed lobes. Individual flowers are tubular and crowded together in large clusters.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug
DC , IA , IL , IN , MN , OH , VA , VT , WI Native Distribution:
OH to WI, s. to VA & IA Native Habitat:
Moist, alluvial woods; wet roadsides USDA Native Status: L48(N)
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Wet
Soil Description: Wet soils.
Conditions Comments: Not Available
PropagationDescription: Not Available
Seed Collection: Not Available
Seed Treatment: Not Available
Commercially Avail: yes
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Record Modified: 2012-12-09
Research By: TWC Staff