Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Read more about Virginia Bugleweed at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Lamiales
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
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Gill Newberry gn09_lycopus_v_branch
Stems quadrangular, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.
JK Marlow jkm0509k_27b
September Transylvania County NC
Silver Run Preserve
Leaf base tapered to a long, winged petiole, per Weakley's Flora.
Gill Newberry gn10_lycopus_virginicus
Flowers packed into small clusters in axils of widely-spaced pairs of leaves, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.