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Herbarium specimen of Scutellaria ovata Hill ssp. bracteata (Benth.) Epling, Heartleaf Skullcap, PH 01070965, at The Academy of Natural Sciences's Herbarium (PH), Botany Department, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
It was collected in Floyd County, Northwest Georgia, and identified by Francis W. Pennell (1886-1952) as Scutellaria versicolor Nutt., on
August 4, 1912.
Alina Freire-Fierro, Collection Manager of PH Herbarium at the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, PA donated this image of Scutellaria ovata ssp. bracteata (Benth.) Epling on March 18,2008 and gave permission for the image’s display on this web site.
References :
1. The Academy Of Natural Sciences Herbarium ( http://www.ansp.org/research/biodiv/botany/), Botany Department, Philadelphia, PA 19103.
2. Pittman, Albert B. " Systematic Studies in Scutellaria Section Mixtae (Labiatae)." Diss. Vanderbilt University, Tennessee, 1988: 190-192.
3. USDA, NRCS. 2008. The PLANTS National Database, Version 3.5 (http://plants.usda.gov). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.

Last updated on January 27, 2017.

Botanical explorations in Floyd County, Georgia
Plant Explorers in Floyd County, Georgia from 1540-2006.

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