Wild Quinine (Parthenium Integrifolium)

Smiling Sun Gardens

Regular price $6.00

Woolly-looking, white flowers in broad, flat-topped heads bloom from late spring to late summer. Leaves are aromatic and handsome. Long-petioled basal leaves are much larger than stem leaves and grow in a distinct clump.
Culture: Grow in full sun in dry to average soil.
Use: Perennial border, native garden, wildflower meadow or prairie.
Native Environment: Prairie
Height: 24 to 48 inches
Spread: 12 to 24 inches
Plant Type: Herbaceous Perennials
Color: White
Sun Exposure: Full Sun to Part Shade
Season of Interest: May to August  
Soil Moisture: Dry / Moderate
Wildlife Benefit: Food/Birds
Special Features: Ornamental Fruits / Pods / Seed Heads
Special Usage: Fresh Cut Flower / Dried Flower
Leaf: Fragrant
Tolerate: Drought, Erosion, Clay Soil, Dry Soil, Shallow-Rocky Soil