This plant loves to grow in shady wooded areas in eastern North America. When you can identify it, leave a comment with its scientific and common names. And share any personal connection you may have with this plant.
ANSWER (subsequently added to this post to facilitate the “search” function for these images): Black cohosh (Actaea racemosa)
Also, read the blog post and watch the plant portrait video for Black cohosh (Actaea racemosta).