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Scutellaria integrifolia

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Plant types and subtypes: Perennials

Light Requirements: sun, part-sun

Water Use: medium

Soil Moisture: dry, moist, wet

Soil Description: acid, neutral, average, loam, clay

Height: 1'-2'

Bloom Time: May, June, July, August

Bloom Color: white, pink, lilac, lavender, blue

Leaf Color: green

Hardiness Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Additional Tags: attracts butterflies, medicinal, pond margin plant, rock garden plant, stream margin plant

Scutellaria integrifolia

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Description

Scutellaria integrifolia

Also known as:

helmet flower

,

hyssop skullcap

,

hyssop-leaved skullcap

,

helmet skullcap

,

rough skullcap

,

common large skullcap

,

tall skullcap

Scientific Synonyms:

Scutellaria incana ssp. hispida, Scutellaria integrifolia var. hispida

Native Range & Classification

Recorded County Distribution: USDA data

Native Range:
AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, KY, LA, MA, MD, MO, MS, NC, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WV

USDA Endangered Status:

  • Endangered: CT, NY

Classification

Kingdom Plantae Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Lamiales
Family Lamiaceae Mint family
Genus Scutellaria skullcap
Species Scutellaria integrifolia helmet flower