Beautiful healthy plant. Larger than expected. Already planted and growing brilliantly.
Scutellaria galericulata (Common Skullcap) Herb Plant
Some Herbs may be too tall for our standard packaging and will be trimmed to fit. This will not be detrimental to the plant but will mean that these herbs will flower later in the year.
The Blister packs used to protect our beautiful herbs during transit are made from 100% recycled plastic and can be recycled kerbside.
Common Skullcap (Scutellaria galericulata) Herb Plant in 1 litre Pot
Common or Blue Skullcap is a native of the Northern Hemisphere. A very attractive plant, related to mint but with flowers similar to a salvia in many aspects. It has lovely crinkled foliage beneath hooded violet blue flowers in the summer and will become drought tolerant once established.
Suitable for a variety of gardens but a good plant for edging, rock gardens or patio, it is attractive to bees and butterflies.
Skullcap is a powerful medicinal herb. Skullcap has been used in the treatment of a wide range of nervous conditions including epilepsy, insomnia, hysteria, anxiety, delirium ,tremors, withdrawal from barbiturates and tranquilisers.
Buy Common Skullcap Online
Our potted Common Skullcap herb plants are generally available to buy online between March and September.
|Scutellaria galericulata (Common Skullcap) Herb Plant|
|Soil Type||Well-drained soil|
|Latin Name||Scutellaria galericulata 'skullcap'|
|Hardiness||RHS rating H6 - Hardy - very cold winter|
|Special Features||Pollinator Friendly|
|Type of Garden||Wildlife|
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