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Eupatorium maculatum is a(n) perennial herb, which grows 0.4 m to 1.5 m in height. This species is commonly found at low to mid elevations in the Black Hills. They are also found in wet meadows, stream and pond margins, springs, and boggy places. The leaves are simple, in whorls of 3-6, short-petioled, the blades lanceolate to ovate-lanceolate, serrate. Eupatorium maculatum has white, light pink to purple flowers that bloom from July to September.