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Skullcap Speedwell (Veronica scutellata)

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    Credit: Doronenko | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Skullcap Speedwell (Veronica Scutellata) http://www.sagebud.com/skullcap-speedwell-veronica-scutellata/
    Credit: Johann Georg Sturm (Painter: Jacob Sturm) | Deutschlands Flora in Abbildungen. | License: PD Old
  • Skullcap Speedwell (Veronica Scutellata) http://www.sagebud.com/skullcap-speedwell-veronica-scutellata/
    Credit: Christian Fischer. | Own picture, made in north-eastern Lower Saxony, Germany. | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0
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Veronica Scutellata, or more commonly know as Skullcap Speedwell, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Veronica. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Veronica Scutellata or Skullcap Speedwell's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Alaska, specifically in the states of Alaska, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Virginia, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Veronica
  • Family: Scrophulariaceae
  • Order: Scrophulariales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) AK (N) CAN (N) SPM (N)
  • State T/E Status: IL (T) MD (E) TN (E)
  • State T/E Common Name: IL (marsh-speedwell) MD (marsh speedwell) TN (marsh-speedwell)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: OBL
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(OBL) 2(OBL) 3(OBL) 4(OBL) 8(OBL) 9(OBL) 0(OBL) A(OBL)




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