Flora of Northern Ireland
  • Stachys officinalis (L.) Trev.St.Leon. - Betony - Lamiaceae
Stachys officinalis
© John Wilde
Stachys officinalis
(Map updated: March 2008)

This is a plant of open woods, pastures, and hedge banks. It has been only rarely found in Northern Ireland, mainly in the east of the Province. The most recent record is from the Kilrea area in 1971.

All names: Stachys officinalis (L.) Trev.St.Leon.; Betonica officinalis L.; Stachys betonica Benth.