Black Snakeroot

Cimicifuga racemosa

Black Cohosh


A tall, majestic woodland species of the Buttercup family that grows into a large, bushy, prominent plant. The leaves closely resemble those of the Baneberries and tall white flower spikes appear in mid summer, after most woodland wildflowers have finished blooming. Parts of the plant have been used to treat gynecological disorders.

  • Characteristics

    Type: Perennial

    Height: 3-5 Feet

    Blooms: July to August

    Bloom Colour: White

  • Growth Conditions

    Light: Full to Part Shade

    Soil: Moist to Dry, Loam/Organic Soil

    Habitat: Deciduous Woodlands

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