Marsh woundwort

Marsh woundwort

A cousin of the mint with orchid-like flowers - or like a cross between an orchid and a nettle.
Common name : Marsh woundwort
Scientific name : Stachys palustris
Family : Lamiaceae
Category : Wild plants
Type of plant : Perennial
Stachys palustris -the marsh woundwort or hedge-nettle - is a species of the mint family Lamiaceae, native to Eurasia but introduced to North America. It is an edible perennial grassland herb growing to 80 centimeters tall from a horizontal tuberous runner, with square stems bearing opposite pairs of almost stalkless, linearly lanceolate leaves and purple-red flowers.

Caracteristics

Exposition
Water needs
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Frost-resistance High
Zone USDA 7a
Height 45 - 100
pH 6 - 7

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