|| A perennial with large, rough,
oval, lance-shaped leaves and tiny white blooms, this large-rooted
plant flowers in mid-summer.
Grow specs: 2-5 feet. Poor dry soils. Full sun. Stratify for 60-90
days at 35-41 degrees F. or plant in fall.
Used in the treatment of burns, malaria, kidney and bladder ailments,
gonorrhea, and as a possible immune system stimulant. (Photo
© Steven Foster)