Scutellaria incana, or Hoary Scullcap, is a lovely wildflower with erect pubescent stems clothed in toothed ovate gray-green leaves. In summer, stems terminate in showy open racemes of tubular two-lipped blue-violet florets. Plants thrive in open woods or sunny meadows and in moist rich soils or average garden soils.
Scutellaria incana, Hoary Skullcap
Height: 2-3'. Deep blue-violet blooms appear in summer. Prefers sun to part shade. Deer resistant. Host plant. Native plant. Attractive to pollinators.