Actaea cordifolia DC.

Appalachian Bugbane

Family: Ranunculaceae

Genus: Actaea

Category: Perennial

Zones: 4 to

Size: To 5' tall and 1.5' wide

Exposure: Part Shade, Shade


Yellowish green flower spikes in August to September. Deer resistant and rabbit resistant (Oudolf).


Published in Syst. Nat. (Candolle) 1: 383 in 1817.

Native to Indiana, Pennsylvania, Illinois, Alabama, Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia.


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