Actea racemosa

Black Cohosh

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Elegant, bottle brush-like white wands in mid-summer held high above the medium green foliage. Mixes well with the dark foliage of other bugbanes. If planted in full sun, it will do best with consistent moisture and lots of organic matter. Native.
Secondary Name:
Black Cohosh
Plant Type:
Hardiness Zone:
North East/Great Lakes
Sun Exposure:
Ultimate Plant Height:
HT 48-60"
Ultimate Spread:
SP 48"
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