Scutellaria lateriflora


This native with its tiny flowers and leaves are a potent medicinal plant. American skullcap is an easy to grow perennial that needs part shade to full sun and well draining soil. It can grow 1-3' tall and its blue-violet color may vary from plant to plant. 


I am not an herbalist or doctor, so please contact a professional before using it medically. 


Like all perennials, the first year planted might be slow or even disappointing, but each year they get stronger and stronger and more and more beautiful. BE PATIENT. 


Sun exposure: Full sun - part sun

Zone: 4-8

Size: up to 3' tall


  • Butterflies, and bees
  • Medicinal
  • Propagation: open-pollinated, propagate from cuttings and seed

American Skullcap

  • Every plant that leaves my posession will be healthy and ready to grow for you. If you have a problem with the plant within 30 days, please contact me as soon as you notice so that I can help correct the problem, replace the plant, or offer a refund. 


    Aside from the above, there will be NO refunds or exchanges available due to the nature of a living product.


    If you have any concerns, please contact me so that they can be addressed. I do my best to work with every customer to be sure they are completely satisfied. 

East Point GA United States 30344