All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

<strong>White Snakeroot</strong>
<em>Eupatorium rugosum</em> /Aster Family<br>
The leaves of this plant contain a toxin that causes milk sickness in cattle. People who drank milk from these cows have died; Abraham Lincoln's mother died from milk sick...
White Snakeroot
Eupatorium rugosum /Aster Family

The leaves of this plant contain a toxin that causes milk sickness in cattle. People who drank milk from these cows have died; Abraham Lincoln's mother died from milk sickness.
Perennial
Where seen: Oak Ridge, Cherokee National Forest

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