The Hairy Skullcap is a blue or violet flowers with a very unique shape. The lower lip is large, plaid out and folded downward. It has two large indentations and whitish bits. The top of the flower has a darker hook shaped section. There are delicate hairy strands on the stem and flower.
|Scientific Name:||Scutellaria brittonii|
|Growing Season:||Early to mid summer|
|Soil Type:||Dry open areas and dry forests|
Britton's Skullcap, Mad-dog Weed
|Habitat:||Plains, Foothills and Montane|