Eupatorium rugosum 'Chocolate'

Snakeroot


Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Deep purple stems; green foliage
  • Dense foliage
  • Bright white flowers
  • Blooms in September
  • More shade tolerant than other eupatorium
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Garden
Garden
Native
Native
Full Shade
Full Shade
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Prefers moist soil, well drained soil

Tolerates sun or part shade

Prune foliage in late spring to keep dense habit

Great woodland plant


Height: 36-48 in
Spacing: 24-36 in
Price Level 1: $19.99 ea.~#2
Bloom Color: White
Zone: 4-8
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Native
  • Garden
  • Border or Bed

Exposure:

  • Partial Sun
  • Full Shade

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Purple

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Fall

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Fall
  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained