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Eupatorium perfoliatum, Boneset

Scientific name:  Eupatorium perfoliatum
Common name:   Boneset
Family:  Asteraceae, Aster Family
Flowering:  July - October

Eupatorium perfoliatum, Boneset


Derivation of the botanical name:
Eupatorium , named for Mithradates VI Eupator, in full Mithradates VI Eupator Dionysus, byname Mithradates the Great, king of Pontus in northern Anatolia (120–63 BCE), King of Pontus about 115 BCE who is said to have discovered an antidote to a commonly used poison in one of the species.
perfoliatum, Latin through the leaf.

Eupatorium perfoliatum, Boneset


Eupatorium perfoliatum, Boneset


 
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