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Downy Skullcap, Hoary Skullcap
Part sun to light shade, medium to moderately dry moisture level, sandy, rocky or clay soils, slightly acid to neutral pH. 2-3 feet height, blooms in summer, lavender-blue flowers.
Germination Code: A. Seed slow to germinate.
Native Region: Statewide
Low maintenance plant with attractive flowers. Easy to grow. Member of the Mint Family. Will tolerate full sunlight unlike most skullcaps. Foliage is aromatic.