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White Snakeroot (Ageratina altissima) Growing on a woodland/wetland trail near a lake re-regulation reservoir. I felt lucky to see these in such good condition. Its leaves were wilted from the heat and dry conditions. Ageratina altissima,Geotagged,Summer,United States,White snakeroot Click/tap to enlarge

White Snakeroot (Ageratina altissima)

Growing on a woodland/wetland trail near a lake re-regulation reservoir. I felt lucky to see these in such good condition. Its leaves were wilted from the heat and dry conditions.

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''Ageratina altissima'', also known as white snakeroot, richweed, or white sanicle, is a poisonous perennial herb in the family Asteraceae, native to eastern and central North America. An older binomial name for this species is ''Eupatorium rugosum'', but the genus ''Eupatorium'' has undergone taxonomic revision by botanists, and a number of the species that were once included in it have been moved to other genera.

Plants are upright or sometimes ascending, growing to 1.5 m tall, producing.. more

Similar species: Asterales
Species identified by Lisa Kimmerling
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By Lisa Kimmerling

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Uploaded Sep 14, 2019. Captured Sep 14, 2019 10:22 in 234 Oakman Rd NE, Ranger, GA 30734, USA.
  • Canon EOS 6D Mark II
  • f/22.0
  • 1/128s
  • ISO320
  • 100mm