A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife
Ageratina jucunda (Greene) Clewell & Woot.
http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symb... Snakeroot has been cultivated for medicinal use since the at least the middle ages when it was used as a birthing herb. It was also used in early America in adjunct to quinine to promote perspiration and break fevers. The snakeroot is toxic in large doses