Rough Hedge-Nettle (Stachys tenuifolia)
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Family: Lamiaceae (Mint)
Height: 1 to 5 ft.
Blooms: July to September
Leaf Type: toothed
Bloom Size: 0.5 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Elongate clusters, Irregular blossoms
Location: Mon River Trail
Notes: Whole plant is downy.
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Rough Hedge-Nettle may be easily confused with:
- Lyre-Leaved Sage
Lyre-leaved sage flowers have two distinct lobes on the lower lip.
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.