Nodding Onion Gardens

Native Plant Nursery

Columbia Station, Ohio, USA

 Eupatorium altissimum 

Tall Boneset

Tall Boneset - Eupatorium altissimum
Eupatorium altissimum - Roger Dahlin
Cultivation Information
Height - 4 ft
Flower Color - White
Blooms - August - October
Sun - Full sun to part sun
Hardy zone - 3 to 9
Soil - Medium to dry

- Asteraceae
Bonset - Nodding Onion Gardens
October 26, 2012

Ohio Native Plant - Natural Range
The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service has a wonderful map showing the natural range of Boneset

Boneset - Ohio wildflowers
Wildlife Significance

Nectar Source - Bees and Butterflies:Painted ladies, Red Admirals, Tiger Swallowtail, Monarch, Silver and Spotted Skipper.

Host - Pearl Crescent (butterfly)

Deer -
They are not fond of Eupatorium species

For detailed information visit the Illinois Wildflower site
Mc Harrie Towne, Balswinsville, NY
Mc Harrie Towne, Balswinsville, NY
Beth  Here is my first photos of a Monarch  on one your plants at the McHarrie Towne Garden.
Dad ( Roger Dahlin) - September, 2012

Seed Provenance - Prairie Moon Nursery, Winona, MN - 2010 - Nodding Onion Gardens  2012- present