Carpenter's Square (Scrophularia marilandica)
Image ID: 2016/ahgh151Tap/mouseover and drag to zoom/pan.
Family: Scrophulariaceae (Figwort)
Height: 3 to 8 ft.
Blooms: June to October
Leaf Type: toothed
Bloom Size: 0.25 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Elongate clusters, Irregular blossoms
Location: Allegheny Highlands Trail
Notes: Dark stamen is a distinguishing feature.
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We started out as wildflowers from the bicycle trails of western Pennsylvania, but we've grown!
Meyer, Joseph E. (1918). The Herbalist and Herb Doctor. Hammond, Ind.: Indiana Herb Gardens. 400 pp.