Late Figwort


in 3” re-used plastic pot

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Scrophularia marilandica

Excellent nectar source for attracting native butterflies, bees and birds, including hummingbirds. Tall plants reach 6-9 feet tall, with an open, airy growth habit. Small reddish-brown flowers bloom in late summer to early fall. Figworts are given a special rating by the Xerces Society as being of special value to native bees. AKA Maryland Figwort. Plant 2-3’ apart, medium to dry soil, partial sun.

Kartesz, J.T., The Biota of North America Program (BONAP). 2023. Taxonomic Data Center. ( Chapel Hill, N.C. [maps generated from Kartesz, J.T. 2023. Floristic Synthesis of North America, Version 1.0. Biota of North America Program (BONAP). (in press)]