Cimicifuga racemosa (Actaea racemosa)
Long, spike-like clusters of small white flowers in mid-summer. The flowers have an unpleasant odor.
Full sun to partial shade; soil needs to be consistently moist.
USDA Hardiness Zone
3 - 8
July - August
Pests and Problems
Additional pests and problems that may affect this plant:
No serious insect or disease problems.
Found in woods. Considered endangered in Illinois.