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The White Snakeroot plant has been used in the treatment of diarrhea and also urinary diseases. It has also been used in hot baths to produce sweating to clear the bodies system. This plant also is used in the treatment of toothaches when the leaves are held inside of the mouth.
White Snakeroot plants can grow to become three to five feet tall. They thrive in gardens and areas that provide full sunlight and also partial shade. This plant produces small clusters of white flowers that bloom from September on until the first frost of the season. They do good when planted in areas that offer moist soils and even wet soil conditions. This perennial will be each year and can also become aggressive if not controlled. It is also known as Ageratina Altissima by the botanical name and grows good in climate zones three through eight.