Pink Skullcap

Here’s another resilient option for our harsh Central Texas Climate. The Pink Skullcap (aka Scutellaria suffrutescens) is a tidy, low-growing plant with beautiful pink blossoms that are present for a good portion of the year. Here are some more details on this great species:

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  • They usually grow to be around 1′ tall
  • They have a LOW water usage.
  • They attract bees
  • They are perennials (meaning that they survive multiple seasons).
  • They thrive in areas of heavy sunlight and/or partial shade
  • They are very deer resistant

 

 

* Much of this information was gathered thanks to the Central Texas Gardener and the Texas AgriLife Extension.

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