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Eupatorium leptophyllum

Eupatorium leptophyllum DC.

False Fennel

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Eupatorium capillifolium var. leptophyllum

USDA Symbol: EULE3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 6 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Aug , Sep , Oct


USA: AL , FL , GA , MS , NC , SC

National Wetland Indicator Status

Status: FACW
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Eupatorium leptophyllum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Eupatorium leptophyllum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Eupatorium leptophyllum


Record Modified: 2018-02-21
Research By: CBR

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