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Scutellaria potosina var. davisiana

Scutellaria potosina Brandegee var. davisiana B.L. Turner

Mexican Skullcap

Lamiaceae (Mint family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

This taxon appears as Scutellaria potosina ssp. potosina var. davisiana on the USDA PLANTS Database website.


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 1 foot tall.
Fruit: Nutlets.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Blue , Purple
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct


Native Habitat: Rocky or sandy areas, washes, streambanks, hillsides, pine woodlands.

Web Reference

Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Research Literature

Reslit 3155 - A taxonomic overview of Scutellaria, Section Resinosa (Lamiaceae) (1994) B. L. Turner

This information was provided by the Florida WIldflower Foundation.
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Additional resources

USDA: Find Scutellaria potosina var. davisiana in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Scutellaria potosina var. davisiana in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Scutellaria potosina var. davisiana


Record Modified: 2023-07-24
Research By: CBR

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