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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Scutellaria  brittonii Porter 
SynonymsScutellaria brittonii var. virgulata Rydb.
 Scutellaria virgulata A.Nelson
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.North-Central U.S.A.South-Central U.S.A.ColoradoKansasNebraskaNew MexicoWyoming
american prairie
Altitudemontane
Description rhizomatous, leaves elliptic-ovate to oblong, 2-3cm long, usually finely hirsute, flowers to 35mm long
Size10-30cm
Colordark violet-blue
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-16°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyRydberg, P.A. (1913): Flora of Rocky Mountains...
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