Hyssop Skullcap (Scutellaria integrifolia)
Image ID: 2007/dc8Tap/mouseover and drag to zoom/pan.
Other common names: Helmet Flower
Family: Lamiaceae (Mint)
Height: 1 to 2.5 ft.
Blooms: May to July
Leaf Type: mixed
Bloom Size: 1 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Elongate clusters, Irregular blossoms
Location: Decker Creek Trail
More photos of this flower
- Downy Skullcap
Leaf of downy skullcap is toothed to shallowly lobed, while that of hyssop is completely even.
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.