Heal-all (Prunella vulgaris)
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Other common names: Selfheal
Family: Lamiaceae (Mint)
Height: 0.5 to 1 ft.
Blooms: April to September
Leaf Type: toothed
Bloom Size: 0.5 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Elongate clusters, Irregular blossoms
Location: Samuel Justice Trail
More photos of this flower
- Purple Dead Nettle
The flower cluster of heal-all is compact, while dead nettle has leaves among the flowers. The leaf of dead nettle is also wider.
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.