Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Agastache scrophulariaefolia (Willd.) Kuntze image
Photographer: Emmet J. Judziewicz           

Emmet J. Judziewicz

Emmet J. Judziewicz

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Paul Drobot

Paul Drobot

Paul Drobot

Paul Drobot
Family Lamiaceae
Agastache scrophulariaefolia (Willd.) Kuntze
figwort giant hyssop, purple giant hyssop
Agastache: from agan, "very much," and stachys, "an ear of corn or wheat," having many spikes
scrophulariaefolia: leaves like Scrophularia
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Status: Native
Plant: erect, perennial, 3'-5' tall, aromatic forb; stems square, branched toward the top
Flower: pink to purplish, 5-parted, 1/2" long, slightly irregular, not hairy; flower drawing inflorescence dense whorls of flowers forming a 6" cylindrical spike; blooms Aug.-Sept.
Fruit:1-seeded nutlet
Leaf:opposite, mostly hairless beneath
Habitat: dry; upland woods
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Agastache scrophulariaefolia (Willd.) Kuntze var. mollis (Fernald) A.Heller
Hyssopus scrophulariaefolius Willd.
Lophanthus scrophulariaefolius (Willd.) Benth.
Lophanthus scrophulariaefolius (Willd.) Benth. var. mollis Fernald

         
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