Skullcap Herb Cut & Sifted
Skullcap is a hardy perennial herb of the mint family, Lamiaceae, native to North America. It has an upright habit, growing 60 to 80 centimeters in maximum height. It is a wetland-loving species and grows near marshes, meadows, and other wet habitat. The blue flowers are just under a centimeter long. Most of the flowers do not appear at the top of the main stem, but are produced along the length of side branches that grow from the leaf axils.
Botanical Name: Scutellaria lateriflora
Common Name: Blue skullcap, blue pimpernel, helmet flower, hoodwort, mad-dog weed, side-flowering skullcap
Medicinal part: Aerial part
Grade: Food Grade, Certificate of Analysis available upon request.