Eupatorium perfoliatum Aster Family

Growth Form: Herb

Flower Color: White

Leaf Arrangement: Opposite

Leaf/Leaflet Shape: Lance-shaped, Tapered

Habitat Type: Common in low-grounds

Ecological Management Units Where Present (by number): Successional Field (5), Canterbury Wetlands (7)

Total Number of EMUs: 2

Status in Massachusetts: Native

Notes: Leaves are pierced by the stem

Credits: Morola Adjibodou, the Boston Nature Center and the EFG Project at UMass Boston