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Scutellaria resinosa 'Smoky Hills'
Common Name: Prairie Skullcap Family: Lamiaceae (The Mint Family)

Scutellaria resinosa 'Smoky Hills' is a dainty little sage relative forming attractively textured mounds of upright stems covered in grey-green leaves and purple-blue early summer flowers with white central markings. This cultivar is a superior selection of the species with greater size and longevity. Can gently self seed. Plant in full sun in infertile, well-drained soils.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Americas - North America

Native Habitat:
Rocky or sandy soils on slopes and hills of short and medium grass prairies and plains.

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourPurple
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream
Height8-12" Bloom TimeSummer - Fall
Spread8-12" FragranceNo
Light Exposure Foliage ColourGreen
Soil Moisture Stem Colour
Hardiness4-9 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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