Scutellaria formosana N.E.Br.
  • Gard. Chron.

This taxon is accepted by Lamiaceae
Notes: More details could be found in The Plant List v.1.1. Originally in The Plant List v.1.0

General Description

Herbs perennial. Rhizomes ± woody. Stems ca. 30 cm tall, ascending, rooting at basal nodes, few branched or simple, subglabrous or densely pubescent, purplish. Petiole 0.8-1.2 cm, subglabrous, glandular; leaf blade ovate to ovate-lanceolate, 3-8 × 1.5-3.3 cm, ± leathery, adaxially shiny, abaxially sometimes tinged purple, glabrous to sometimes densely pubescent especially abaxially, dotted, base broadly cuneate, margin 3- or 4-undulate-serrate, apex obtuse to acuminate. Racemes opposite, terminal, 7-17 cm; bracts narrowly rhombic, ca. 2 mm, pubescent. Pedicel ca. 4 mm, densely pubescent. Calyx ca. 3 mm, ca. 4 mm. in fruit, pubescent outside, glandular; scutellum spreading, semicircular, to 2 mm. Corolla blue, ca. 2.5 cm, glandular puberulent outside; tube ca. 2 cm, base bent, throat to 6 mm wide, villous near base inside; upper lip triangular-ovate, ca. 8 mm wide; middle lobe of lower lip subcircular, ca. 4.5 mm in diam., emarginate; lateral lobes ovate, ca. 3 mm wide. Nutlets tuberculate. Fl. Aug-Sep, fr. Oct-Nov.

 Information From

Flora Of CHina @
'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
  • A Missouri Botanical Garden
  • B CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
World Flora Online consortium
World Flora Online Data. 2018.
  • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).