Hopefully my hummingbirds will like it also. Native Plant Trust or respective copyright holders. Marshy area. Part of the shoreline restoration effort. All Characteristics, the flower has both pollen- and seed-producing parts, the flower has either only pollen- or only seed-producing parts, the sepal outline is ovate (widest below the middle and broadly tapering at both ends), the flower has one or more bracts associated with it, the base of the leaf blade is cordate (heart-shaped, has rounded lobes at the base), the base of the leaf blade is truncate (ends abruptly in a more or less straight line as though cut off), the leaf blade is oblong (rectangular but with rounded ends), the leaf blade is ovate (widest below the middle and broadly tapering at both ends), the tip of the leaf blade is acute (sharply pointed), the tip of the leaf blade is rounded, with no point. Take a photo and See Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Fields, roadsides, waste areas. The Woodland Trust is a charity registered in England and Wales (No. The persistent calyx holds 4 1-seeded nutlets that are nearly fused together. Thanks. There are 3 recognized varieties of Germander, 2 of which are present in Minnesota: var. Individuals can grow to 0.28 m. EOL has data for 22 attributes, including: Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of woodland germander. Woodland Trust I spotted it in a field of CRP on July 2, 2012, in the Greenbush and Karlstad MN, area. The calyx is bell-shaped, hairy (sometimes glandular) on the outer surface, and has 5 broadly triangular, slightly spreading lobes, the upper 3 lobes typically smaller than the lower 2. Along the grass tread hiking trail leading from the arboretum tunnel to the arb office along Hwy 19. It is hardy to zone (UK) 6. Teucrium scorodonia is shown on the map. For info on subjects other than plant identification (gardening, invasive species control, edible plants, etc. SC038885). This came up in a patch of my back yard where I had planted hollyhocks. It has a self-supporting growth form. Your Name: image, please click it to see who you will need to contact. Registered in England No. Blooming started around 7/1/2020. Copyright: various copyright holders. Woodland Germander is a photoautotroph. ", http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/FLOPO_0980071, Stevens, P. F. (2001 onwards). State documented: documented Can you please help us? All rights reserved. Found July 31, 2014. Germander, (genus Teucrium), genus of about 260 species of plants in the mint family (Lamiaceae). These have popped up along the roadways all over SMP this year. I had a tough time at first pinning down the species -- it was driving me crazy. Pick an image for a larger view. But finally got a solid ID. you. Teucrium scorodonia (Woodland Germander) is a species of annual herb in the family Lamiaceae. All images and text © Your email address: (required) They dug in the water line last year and it is growing on the wet side of the "hump of dirt". evidence (herbarium specimen, photograph). Show 294344) and in Scotland (No. to exist in the state, but not documented to a county within Nonprofit Organization Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a Page. Flowers are irregular, about ¾-inch long, pink to lavender, occasionally white. Germander can be easily confused with Hedge Nettles, (Stachys spp.) in 20 years). 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It's a beautiful plant. Teucrium massiliense is a deciduous Shrub growing to 1 m (3ft 3in). 1982873. Growing in rather steep, grassy field between my house and woods in full sun. In profuse flower on July 8, 2013 at northeastern end of Lake Hiawatha in the park near the recreational building. Spike-like raceme of stalked flowers at the top of the stem, elongating as the plant matures with flowers open near the tip and fruit forming below. Comment (max 1000 characters): Note: Comments or information about plants outside of Minnesota and neighboring states may not be posted because I’d like to keep the focus of this web site centered on Minnesota. It has simple, broad leaves. I had weeded around the seedlings, thinking they were something else, and now they are 2-4 feet tall and in flower. Where in Minnesota? A non-profit-making company limited by guarantee. MA. It is about 2 1/2 feet tall.If you want pictures I may be able to get them.Let me know. state. "An Order: Mints, Vervains, Snapdragons, Etc. Also covers L. E. woodland germander. This plant showed up in one of my gardens this year. It is … Germander species are distributed nearly worldwide, and a number of them are grown as garden ornamentals. Photos by K. Chayka taken in Anoka, Goodhue and Ramsey counties. I also have photos. Lovely coloring and a nice addition to our wildflower mix in the area. Plants can create colonies from spreading rhizomes. Leaves are opposite, at right angles to the pair above and below, and often have clusters of a few small leaves in the axils. The hummingbirds have liked the plant a lot. populations both exist in a county, only native status virginicum has curled or crooked hairs on the lower leaf surface and no glandular hairs. Stems are square, covered in short hairs and may be branched in the upper plant. Leaves are up to 5 inches long and 2 inches wide, softly hairy, serrated around the edges, usually rounded at the base and taper to a point at the tip, on a stalk up to 5/8 inch long. Found this plant? Note: All comments are moderated before posting to keep the riff-raff out. also members of the Mint family, the flowers of which do not have a split upper lip. They're cute, attract bees, and are a nice compliment to the hollyhocks just beginning to bloom. to exist in the county by donations to help keep this site free and up to date for Woodland germander is a non-native species that in New England has been collected only in Massachusetts. The lower lip is broad with purple spots near the base, the upper lip is shorter and divided into 2 sharply pointed lobes. also members of the Mint family, ... For info on subjects other than plant identification (gardening, invasive species control, edible plants, etc. (intentionally or Non-native: introduced Have you seen this plant in Minnesota, or have any other comments about it? It is in flower from July to September, and the seeds ripen from August to September. in part by the National Science Foundation. It has simple, broad leaves. We depend on The Go Botany project is supported Exact status definitions can vary from state to a sighting. Teucrium scorodonia (woodland germander) is a species of annual herb in the family Lamiaceae. It is only one plant this year and hope it turns into more plants. Funding provided by the Minnesota Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund as recommended by the Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources. I have a photo of this plant if you would like to see it. Small colonies with 4-5 stems per colony. Your help is appreciated. Minnesota Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund, Canada Germander, American Germander, Wood Sage, part shade, sun; moist thickets, ditches, woodland edges, along streams. Version 12, July 2012. Stem brittle, square; leaves with faint vegetal odor, bitter taste. ), please check the links and invasive species pages for additional resources. Anthropogenic (man-made or disturbed habitats), meadows and fields. To reuse an For details, please check with your state. It took two days of scouring the internet for me to finally identify the plants. Thanks for your understanding. Discover thousands of New England plants. those considered historical (not seen in 20 years). occidentale, which has at least some glandular hairs (especially on the calyx) and straight, spreading hairs on the lower leaf surface; var. Two smaller, bushier species have been introduced from Europe into eastern North America: Woodland Germander (T. scorodonia), with yellow flowers, and Cutleaf Germander (T. botrys), an … 3 or 4 purple-tipped stamens arch over the center of the upper lip. Woodland germander is a non-native species that in New England has been collected only in Massachusetts. 333 were here. Also covers those considered historical (not seen An email address is required, but will not be posted—it will only be used for information exchange between the 2 of us (if needed) and will never be given to a 3rd party without your express permission. unintentionally); has become naturalized. See actions taken by the people who Note: when native and non-native Angiosperm Phylogeny Website. Help support this site ~ Information for sponsor opportunities. the state. 2020 Other photos courtesy Peter M. Dziuk. It was really helpful to use this site to identify it. Germander can be easily confused with Hedge Nettles, (Stachys spp.) Map of native plant purveyors in the upper midwest. Germanders can be See the glossary for icon descriptions. Web design and content copyright © 2006-2020 MinnesotaWildflowers.info. It has a self-supporting growth form. post