Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Read more about Scutellaria at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Lamiales
The American species of Scutellaria (Epling, 1942)
Scutellaria ovalifolia ssp. hirsuta
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
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Richard and Teresa Ware rtw_s_elliptica_hirsuta4c
In var. hirsuta, hairs on the stem are fine, spreading and glandular, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.
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Leaves short-stalked, mostly rhombic-ovate; crenate from widest point to tip, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.
Richard and Teresa Ware rtw_s_elliptica_hirsuta6b
Bracts reduced (not leaf-like); corollas 14-18(-21)mm, per Weakley's Flora (2012).