Definition of hemp agrimony in US English:

hemp agrimony


  • An erect Eurasian plant of the daisy family, resembling a valerian, with clusters of pale purple flowers and hairy stems.

    Eupatorium cannabinum, family Compositae

    • ‘A lovely wildflower, hemp agrimony is very attractive to bees and butterflies.’
    • ‘The third and most familiar of my American daisies is the Joe Pye weed, Eupatorium purpureum, an infinitely superior plant to our own native hemp agrimony, Euaptorium cannibum.’
    • ‘Again only certain flower species are favoured for nectar, including clover, bramble, thistle and hemp agrimony.’