Cow Parsnip (Heracleum sphondylium var. akasimontanum)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 7b
Plant Height: 36 - 72 inches
Plant Spread: 24 - 48 inches
Leaves: Malodorous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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This might be misidentified. by BookerC1 Jun 12, 2012 7:23 PM 4
Possibly misidentified. by BookerC1 Jun 12, 2012 7:21 PM 9

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