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Scutellaria parvula Michx.
USDA Symbol: scpa7
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
Herbaceous perennial, 10-30cm tall. Stems branching from base, erect. Leaves 1-2cm long, 4-12mm wide; slightly dentate. Flowers axillary mostly on mid-stem, bluish or lavender.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Blue
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun
, WV Canada: MB
, QC Native Distribution:
Eastern half of North America. Native Habitat:
Sandy or clayey soil along roadsides and the edges of woods.
National Wetland Indicator Status
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
for map of regions.
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Mt. Cuba Center
- Hockessin, DE
Record Last Modified: 2010-06-15
Research By: JAM