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  Lamiastrum galeobdolon (L.) Ehrend. & Polatschek image
Photographer: Steven C. Garske           

Steve C. Garske

Steve C. Garske

Steve C. Garske

Steve C. Garske
Family Lamiaceae
Lamiastrum galeobdolon (L.) Ehrend. & Polatschek
yellow archangel
Lamiastrum: from Lamium, the ancient Latin name for the mints and astrum for "resembling"
galeobdolon: possibly from Greek galee for "weasel" and bdolon for unpleasant odor
County distribution map- click for detailed distribution maps.
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Status: Introduced - adventive; potentially invasive
Plant: creeping, perennial forb, stems square, spreads by rhizomes
Flower: yellow, 5-parted
Leaf:opposite, often mottled

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Lamium galeobdolon (L.) L.

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