Connecticut Plants
Smaller Skullcap
Scutellaria parvula Michx.

The photos below show Scutellaria parvula var. missouriensis, also known as Scutellaria leonardii. This subspecies is endangered in Connecticut. Connecticut's other variety, Scutellaria parvula var. australis, is not considered rare.

  • Synonyms: Scutellaria leonardii
  • Family: mint (Lamiaceae)
  • Habitat: limy soil
  • Height: 3-12 inches
  • Flower size: 1/4 to 1/2 inches long
  • Flower color: blue
  • Flowering time: May to July
  • Origin: native
Scutellaria parvula Michx.
Scutellaria parvula Michx.