Common Names: Shrubby White Mistflower, White Boneset, Thoroughwort, Havana Snakeroot
Light: Full Sun/Part Shade
Height: 3′ – 4′
Spacing/Spread: 2′ – 3′
Evergreen: No, Plant is deciduous.
Interest: Bold white blooms during fall.
Texas Native: Yes, plant is Texas native.
Wildlife habitat: Provides food/shelter for bees, butterflies and birds.
Mid sized, fall blooming shrub. Low water requirements. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds.
Austin Native Landscaping: “White Mistflower is a solid choice in any Texas native plants Xeriscape. This shrub is a low hassle option that will work great both in full sun and part shade. Native to Mexico, West and Central Texas as well, this perennial requires only about 25 inches of rain annually. Clusters of bold white flowers will appear in the fall. White mistflower works well both as a single specimen or planted in clusters. Butterflies and Humming birds love to feast on those late blooming flowers and will make themselves home in your yard. “
Family: Asteraceae (Pronounced –ass-ter-AY-see-ee)
Genus: Eupatorium (Pronounced –yoo-puh-TOR-ee-um)
Species: Havanense (Pronounced –hav-an-EN-see)
Propagation: Seeds, Softwood cuttings.