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Black Cohosh (Black Snake Root, Rattle Root, Squaw Root, Bugbane) Cimifuga racemosa - Medicinal - Perennial shrub - Native North American species, growing best in moist woodland areas. The blooms appear as long white spikes, slightly drooping. The hard woody roots have been used as a bitter tonic to treat aches, coughs, fevers, and rattlesnake bite. In the past, it was also used to treat tuberculosis, rheumatic compaints, and whooping cough. Hardy to -40F (-40C); height: 6ft.
|#1154 Packet $7.50 Approximately 100 seeds||
Atropurpurea - Cimifuga ramosa atropurpurea - Perennial shrub - Intense violet to reddish purple foliage. Bushy upright habit, blooms mid-summer through fall. Dramatic and striking. Good container plant. Hardy to -40F (-40C); height: 6ft.
|#5367 Packet $3.50 Approximately 100 seeds||
Black Beauty (Black Snakeroot) - Cimifuga racemosa - Perennial - Dark purple-black foliage is deeply lobed. Blooms are pale pink bottlebrushes up to 1ft. long. Makes an excellent border or accent plant. Hardy to -30F (-34.4C); height: 7ft.
|#P4-3430 Four Plants 3inch pots $59.95||
|#P25-3430 Twenty-five Plants 3inch pots $109.95||
Blue Cohosh - Caulophyllum thalictroides - Medicinal - Perennial shrub - American natives used this plant as an aid during labor and as a contraceptive. High estrogen content.
|#B1lb-4114G Dried root ground 1lb $25.89||
|#B1lb-4114CS Dried root cut and sifted 1lb $25.89||
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