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Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia
Stachys tenuifolia Willd.
Smooth hedgenettle, Hedge nettle
Synonyms: Stachys tenuifolia var. hispida
USDA Symbol: STTE
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Leaf:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Purple
Bloom Time: Apr , May
AL , AR , CT , DC , DE , FL , GA , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , MS , NC , ND , NE , NH , NJ , NY , OH , OK , PA , RI , SC , SD , TN , TX , VA , VT , WI , WV Canada: NB Native Habitat:
moist wooded bottomland, stream banks, wet meadows and fields USDA Native Status: L48(N), CAN(N)
Growing ConditionsWater Use: High
Light Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Wet
CaCO3 Tolerance: Low
Soil Description: Clay, Loam, Sand
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
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Record Modified: 2012-12-09
Research By: TWC Staff