Eupatorium capillifolium

Common Name(s): Dog fennel

Native to Florida

Eupatorium capillifolium is a flowering, perennial, wetland plant.

Dog fennel is commonly found in flatwoods, marshes, and wet disturbed sites throughout Florida (Wunderlin, 2003).

It is a butterfly nectar species located throughout the eastern United States (Kartesz, 1999).

dog fennelView the herbarium specimen image from the University of Florida Herbarium Digital Imaging Projects.