Conradina canescens A. Gray - False Rosemary
Family - Lamiaceae
Flowering - February - April.
Habitat - Pinelands, scrub.
Origin - Native to North America.
Other information - This attractive species can be found in just a few southern Alabama counties. The plant can be identified by its small, dense, pubescent leaves and densely hairy calices. This shrub grows to about 1m tall.
Photographs taken at the Auburn University Arboretum, 3-6-05.