Eupatorium (Eupatorium capillifolium)
Also called Dog Fennel, this is a graceful plant with tall, stiff upright stems that are covered with feathery, finely-dissected leaves. The fine-textured foliage adds texture to any location.
Fine-textured foliage adds texture to any location. Perfectly suited to informal, naturalized settings.
Fertilize monthly with an all-purpose fertilizer.
Adapts to most soil types, but prefers well-drained soil.
Basic Care Summary
Adapts to most soil types. Keep soil moist, watering freely in dry weather. In hot summer climates, this Eupatorium performs best with some afternoon shade.
|Height Metric Range||0.9-1.8m|
|Space Metric Range||46-61cm|
|Companion Plants||Black-Eyed Susan, Zinnia, Feathertop Grass|
|Lowest Temperature||-10° to 20°F|
|Lowest Temperature Metric||-23° to -7°C|
|Bloom Time||Late summer to autumn|
|Plant Light||Sun to Part Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||6, 7, 8, 9|