Scientific Name: Prunella vulgaris Form: Irregular
Common Name:self-heal Texture:Medium
Family Name:LamiaceaeHabit: Spreading
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial, Weed (horticultural) Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.2 - 0.4m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Europe Hardiness Zone:Zone 3: (-40 to -34 C)
Leaves: Simple, Opposite, Soft flexible, Pubescent, Ovate, Entire, Crenate, Ciliate
Flowers: Verticillaster, Violet, Blue, May- Jun- Apr- Jul
Fruit: Nut, Brown
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media: Rocky or gravelly or dry
Landscape Uses: Erosion control, Medicinal plant, Herb
Key ID Features:Stems squarish in c.s., common lawn weed that can be kept short by mowing; florets blue, in spike-like verticillasters.