Scientific Name: Eupatorium perfoliatum
Common Name: Boneset
Other Common Names:
Agueweed, Boneset, Bonesset,
Common Boneset, Eupatoire Perfoliee, Eupatorio, Feverwort, Hempweed, Indian
Sage, Sweating Plant, Thoroughwort, Tse Lan, Wasserdost, Waterdost
Plant Type: Perennial
Where To Plant: Full Sun to Partly Shady
Soil Types: Moist Soil
Zones (See US Zone map): 4-8
Number of Seeds Per Pack: 50
Notes: Good for colds, and fever. Caution: Pyraolizidine Alkaloids; Not recommended for long term use.
EUPATORIUM PERFOLIATUM. Historically, boneset was commonly included in medical herb gardens and used as a folk medicine for treatment of
flu, fevers, colds and a variety of other illnesses.
Any statement made concerning medical
conditions treated with this herb is not intended as sound medical advice. The
seeds are NOT to be ingested only planted. Herbs need to taken only with
the guidance of a trained physician or established herblist.