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  • Mature height: 3 feet
  • Light: Full sun
  • Soil: Moist
  • Landscape uses:  Borders, pond banks, wildflower gardens 
  • Pair with: Little Bluestem, Wild Bergamot
  • Deer resistant:  No 
  • Pollinator powerhouse!  (See video!)
  • Fun fact: Bonesets were so named by early pioneers who used their leaves as a poultice to help heal broken bones.  The plant was also used in treating “break-bone fever,” or dengue (VNPS John Clayton Chapter)
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Hyssop-leaf Boneset

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  • Pollinator value:  High.  Provides adult food for native bees, bumble bees, butterflies and more.

    This easily grown perennial produces masses of white blooms with a fuzzy appearance, June through October, and can tolerate drought.

    Hyssop-leaf Boneset was one of the Virginia Native Plant Society's  Wildflowers of the Month in 2016.  Pair with Black-eyed Susan, Little Bluestem, Aromatic Aster.