blackĀ  cohosh

Actaea racemosa (black cohosh)

Botanical Name Actaea racemosa
Common Name black cohosh
Family Ranunculaceae
USDA Zone 3 to 8
Light Requirement Part Shade to Full Shade
Season(s) of interest Fall
Height and Spread
4-6ft x 2-4ft
(120cm-180cm x 60-120cm)
Flower Color White
Attracts Wildlife Bees, Flies, Other Pollinators
Additional Information
Native to the US Midwest. Synonym Cimicifuga racemosa.
Location in Lurie Garden East Dark Plate