Flora of Northern Ireland
  • Scutellaria galericulata L. - Skullcap - Lamiaceae
Scutellaria galericulata
© Graham Day
Scutellaria galericulata
© Alan Hill
Scutellaria galericulata
© Alan Hill
Scutellaria galericulata
(Map updated: March 2008)
Scutellaria galericulata
© Graham Day
 

An attractive native perennial plant of fens, lakeside marshes etc, The stems are about 6 - 12 ins (15 - 30 cm) tall with toothed, narrow leaves and pairs of bright blue flowers which are about half an inch (c. 13 mm) long.

All names: Scutellaria galericulata L.