Plant Identification Database:
Compositae (Daisy)
Eupatorieae [Boneset]
Order: Asterales; Class: Dicotyledonae

The plant data on this site are a record of Bob Ronnow's field observations
which vary in accuracy and change with experience. For accurate and complete
information please use the links provided for each plant species and family.

Plant Families
Glossary of Botanical Terms

CLASSIFICATION
LEAVES
FLOWERS
FRUIT
STEM
ECOLOGY
CLASSIFICATION
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Genus
LV: Attachment
LV: Shape
LV: Edge
LV: Apex/Base
LV: Size/Surface
FL: Petals/Sepals
FL: Color
FL: Arrangement
FL: Size/Season
FL: Stamen/Pistil/Ovary
FR: Type
FR: Color
FR: Size/Season
ST: Type/Size/Growth
ST: Surface/Color
ST: Buds/Roots
EC: Edible
EC: Habitat
EC: Observations
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Other Names
Compositae/Eupatorieae: LV: u. opposite; FL: 7+ florets, head, disk only, minute florets, not u. yellow, indeterminate, imbricate bracts, stigma oblanceolate, ovary inferior; FR: achene; ST: u. herb/shrub; EC:
u. opposite 7+ florets not u. yellow head, disk only, indeterminate, imbricate bracts minute florets S: stigma oblanceolate, O: inferior achene u. herb/shrub Compositae/Eupatorieae: LV: u. opposite; FL: 7+ florets, head, disk only, minute florets, not u. yellow, indeterminate, imbricate bracts, stigma oblanceolate, ovary inferior; FR: achene; ST: u. herb/shrub; EC:
Joe-pye weed Eupatorium dubius Eupatorium Grassland/Fields; Wetland Joe-pye weed Eupatorium dubius
Spotted joe-pye-weed Eupatorium maculatum Eupatorium 7 or more florets Spotted joe-pye-weed Eupatorium maculatum
Boneset Eupatorium perfoliatum Eupatorium 7 or more florets Boneset Eupatorium perfoliatum
Thoroughwort Eupatorium pilosum Eupatorium Thoroughwort Eupatorium pilosum
White snakeroot Eupatorium rugosum Eupatorium 7 or more florets White White snakeroot Eupatorium rugosum
Climbing hempweed Mikania scandens Mikania Salt marsh Climbing hempweed Mikania scandens
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Genus
LV: Attachment
LV: Shape
LV: Edge
LV: Apex/Base
LV: Size/Surface
FL: Petals/Sepals
FL: Color
FL: Arrangement
FL: Size/Season
FL: Stamen/Pistil/Ovary
FR: Type
FR: Color
FR: Size/Season
ST: Type/Size/Growth
ST: Surface/Color
ST: Buds/Roots
EC: Edible
EC: Habitat
EC: Observations
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Other Names
CLASSIFICATION
LEAVES
FLOWERS
FRUIT
STEM
ECOLOGY
CLASSIFICATION