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  Stachys palustris L. subsp. arenicola (Britton) Gill image
Photographer: from USDA Plants website           
Family Lamiaceae
Stachys palustris L. subsp. arenicola (Britton) Gill
hedge-nettle, marsh hedge-nettle
Stachys: from the Greek stachus for "ear of grain" or "a spike," in reference to the spike-like form of the flowers
palustris: "of marshes"
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial forb, aromatic; stems square
Flower: 5-parted
Fruit:1-seeded nutlet

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Stachys homotricha (Fernald) Rydb.
Stachys palustris L. var. homotricha Fernald
Stachys palustris L. var. phaneropoda Weath.
Stachys pilosa Nutt. var. arenicola (Britton) G.A.Mulligan & D.B.Munro

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