Scutellaria parvula
(Small Skullcap)

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               Seedpod                                           Leaf                                            Stem                                        Seed                                          Habit

Facts About this Plant:

    Common Names: Small Skullcap, Little Skullcap
    Lifespan: Perennial
    Zones: 3 - 8
    Type: Forb
    Bloom Time: April - July
    Status: Native

Scutellaria parvula, or Small Skullcap, is native to the Eastern US. It is a perennial that grows in prairies, openings, clearings, savannas, glades, on ledges and bluffs, in open forests, in pastures, as well as along railroads and roads. It blooms in early spring with purple flowers.

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