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Stachys sylvatica

Epiaire de bois
Hedge Nettle

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Plant family

Area

Sainte Baume

Flower colour

purple

Flower size

12-18 mm

Flowering months

May,

June

Leaf type

Lanceolate,

Cordate

Height

to 1 m

Description

A creeping, glandular, hairy perennial.

Flowers

The flower spikes (4-14 cm) have dull, reddish-purple, sometimes pink flowers with white markings.

Leaves

Cordate heart-shaped, Lanceolate leaf is lance-shaped: long and widest in the middle. Heart-shaped to long, pointed, serrated, hairy, mid green.

Fruits Seeds

Nut: 4 small nuts hidden at the base of the calyx.

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