Skullcap

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Description

Mint Family : Labiatae

Latin Name : Scutellaria drummondii
Longevity : Perennial
Season : Warm
Origin : Native
Value :
Wildlife – fair
Livestock – poor

Remarks :

Also known as, “Drummond’s skullcap”. Flowers May to July. This plant is a member of the mint family and has square stems as all mint species do. The name “Skullcap” comes from the flowers resemblance to a head covering. Adapted to short and mid-grass prairies on dry rocky or sandy soils. Deer and antelope may browse this plant some. Of little value to livestock.

Source: USDA-NRCS

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
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