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Stachys crenata (Mousesear)
Strickland, Sam C.

Stachys crenata

Stachys crenata Raf.

Mousesear, Shade Betony

Lamiaceae (Mint Family)

Synonym(s): Stachys agraria

USDA Symbol: STCR7

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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4 photo(s) available in the Image Gallery

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink
Bloom Time: Feb , Mar , Apr , May
Bloom Notes: Pink to lavender.


USA: AL , AZ , FL , KY , LA , MS , TX

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.

Herbarium Specimen(s)

NPSOT 0829 Collected Mar 27, 1994 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe

1 specimen(s) available in the Digital Herbarium


Bibref 293 - Manual of the Vascular Plants of Texas (1979) Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Stachys crenata in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Stachys crenata in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Stachys crenata


Record Modified: 2017-08-02
Research By: TWC Staff

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