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Scutellaria serrata (Showy skullcap)
Cressler, Alan

Scutellaria serrata

Scutellaria serrata Andrews

Showy Skullcap

Lamiaceae (Mint Family)


USDA Symbol: scse5

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Blue , Purple , Violet
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep


USA: AL , DC , FL , KY , MD , MS , NC , NJ , NY , OH , PA , SC , TN , VA , WV

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Mt. Cuba Center - Hockessin, DE

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2014-06-26
Research By: TWC Staff

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