Scutellaria elliptica Muhl.
Common Name: HAIRY SKULLCAP
Coefficient of Conservatism: 10
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb
Status: SC

Deciduous forests (oak, hickory, sassafras, basswood, beech, maple).

Plants from southwestern Michigan and northern Indiana are disjunct from the rest of the more southern range. Our plants have straight spreading hairs on the stem and are thus var. hirsuta (Short) Fernald. The protuberance on the calyx is particularly large in this species.

Locations

Berrien County
Cass County
Kalamazoo County
Oakland County
St. Joseph County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 12, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=1593.