Scutellaria racemosa Pers. - South American Skullcap
Family - Lamiaceae
Flowering - March - November.
Habitat - Lawns, ditches.
Origin - Native to South America.
Other information - This little species can be found in just a handful of Alabama counties. The plant is easy to identify becasue of its ascending stems, hastate leaves, and tiny flowers. The flowers are one at each axil and paired at each node.
Photographs taken off Lee Rd 54, Auburn, AL., 5-25-05.