What plant is that?

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March 2018 Mystery plant

March 2018 Mystery plant--flower stalk
Photo credits: ┬ęDavid G. Smith, http://www.delawarewildflowers.org

The mystery plant for this month
is a large-leaved, heavily flowered
plantwith blue flowers.
This plant grows 1-3 ft tall and
is topped by a paniculate inflorescence
of blue, purple or sometimes white
flowers with about 8-20 rays.
The leaves are 3-5” long and
sharply toothed. The lower leaves are cordate and become less so toward
the middle and top of the stems.
This plant blooms from
the middle of August to October and
grows in woods and along wood’s paths.

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what this mystery plant is.

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Congratulations to the following
for correctly identifying
last month's mystery plant.

Robin Baranowski
Elizabeth E. Dickson
Nancy Fullerton
Brian Maynard