Lycopus virginicus L.
Family: Lamiaceae
bugleweed,  more...
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Emmet J. Judziewicz  
Etymology: Lycopus: from Greek lukos, "wolf," and pous, "foot"
Plants: erect, perennial, 4"-40" tall, aromatic forb; stems square; creeping stolon ending with a shallow tuber
Leaves: opposite, long and narrow with a pointed tip and a few shallow teeth
Flowers: white, 5 lobed, tiny, 2 stamens slightly longer than the petals; inflorescence tight, small, whorled clusters from the leaf axils; blooms July-Sept.
Fruits: 1-seeded nutlet, fruit drawing
Habitat: moist; meadows, marshes, streambanks, cliffs
Lycopus virginicus image
Lycopus virginicus image
Paul Skawinski  
Lycopus virginicus image
Emmet J. Judziewicz  
Lycopus virginicus image
Lycopus virginicus image
Marion Sheehan  
Lycopus virginicus image
Lycopus virginicus image
Lycopus virginicus image
Lycopus virginicus image
Lycopus virginicus image
Lycopus virginicus image
Lycopus virginicus image
Lycopus virginicus image
Lycopus virginicus image
Paul Skawinski  
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Caroline A. Creevey  
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Robert Bierman  
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Robert W. Freckmann  
Lycopus virginicus image
Emmet J. Judziewicz  
Lycopus virginicus image
Marion Sheehan  
Lycopus virginicus image
Lycopus virginicus image
Lycopus virginicus image
Robert Bierman  
Lycopus virginicus image
Lycopus virginicus image
Lycopus virginicus image
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