Parthenium integrifolium - Wild Quinine
Wild Quinine (Parthenium integrifolium) is a perennial with rosette of basal leaves up to 6" long and 4" wide. Its aromatic leaves are coarsely textured, toothed along its edges, and produces smaller alternate leaves along its stem. At the top of stems are dense flat-headed clusters of small, unique, button-like white flowers. After its long bloom time, the flowerheads turn brown and achenes develop without tufts of hair. Has a long history of medicinal use by Native Americans, and the US Army during World War I used it to treat malaria.
Soil Moisture: Dry, Moderate
Sun Exposure: Full Sun
Height: 2' - 4'
Spread: 1' - 2'
Hardiness Zone: 4 - 8
Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: June, July, August, September
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