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Culvers Root

Culvers Root (Veronicastrum virginicum)

Culvers root was used by American pioneers as a medicinal plant; its roots contain toxic compounds, and its sap contains a strong emetic and laxative. This species prefers rich, moist soils and blooms throughout the summer months. Snapdragon Family (Scrophulariaceae)

Donation Level: Petal Pushers ($500)