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Conoclinium coelestinumConoclinium coelestinum
(
Eupatorium coelestinum)

mistflower, wild ageratum

Photograph(s) by*: RHW

Characteristics

Height: 1-3.5'
Flowers: Jul.-Oct.; blue, violet or purple
Fruit: capsule

Conditions *

Light: Partial shade Shade
Moisture: Dry Moist Wet
Soil pH:
Soil type: Clay Loamy

Habitat

old fields, meadows; dry, sandy woodlands and clearings; damp thickets; stream banks

Native to

Region: Coastal *
States:

Wildlife

Butterfly Songbird Beneficial insect *

Notes



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/1404.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004