Veronicastrum virginicum (L.) Farw.
Family: Plantaginaceae
Culver's-physic,  more...
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Paul E. Berry  
Etymology: Veronicastrum: in honor of St. Veronica
Plants: erect, perennial, 3'-6' tall forb, usually with a few erect branches
Leaves: whorls of 3-6 leaves, stalked, lance-like to oblong, finely toothed
Flowers: white, 4-parted, 1/4"-1/3" long, tubular-shaped, nearly regular lobes much shorter than the tube; inflorescence with many, crowded flowers on several 2"-6" terminal, stalked, dense, slender spikes forming a large, conical cluster; blooms July-Aug.
Fruits: capsule
Habitat: full sun to shade; dry, moderate moisture to wet; upland woods, prairies; in sandy, loamy soil
Conservation Status: Native
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Paul E. Berry  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Matthew L. Wagner  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Christopher Noll  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Margery Melgaard  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Steve C. Garske  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Aaron Carlson  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Aaron_Carlson  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Aaron_Carlson  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Aaron_Carlson  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Margery Melgaard  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Christopher Noll  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Paul Drobot  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Paul E. Berry  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Aaron Carlson  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Aaron_Carlson  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Aaron_Carlson  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Matthew L. Wagner  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Aaron_Carlson  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Merel R. Black  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Steve C. Garske  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Aaron Carlson  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Aaron_Carlson  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Merel R. Black  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Aaron_Carlson  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Paul Drobot  
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
Veronicastrum virginicum image
   View Genus       View Specimen Records