Latin name: Ageratum houstonianum
Synonyms: Ageratum caeruleum, Ageratum mexicanum
Medicinal use of Ageratum:The juice of the plant is used externally to treat cuts and wounds.
Description of the plant:
(11 3/4 inch)
Habitat of the herb:Pine woods and cultivated ground.
Propagation of Ageratum:Seed - surface sow March in a light position in a greenhouse. The seed usually germinates in 1 - 3 weeks at 20°C. When large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out and plant them out after the last expected frosts.
Cultivation of the herb:Pine woods and cultivated ground.
Known hazards of Ageratum houstonianum:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.