Clinopodium vulgare (Wild Basil)

Clinopodium vulgare

Quick Facts:

    Common Names: wild basil
    Lifespan: Perennial
    Zones: 3 - 7
    Type: Forb

Clinopodium vulgare, or wild basil, is native to the northeastern quarter of the United States, as well as some central and western states and some in the southwest. It grows in dry fields, meadows, prairies and woodland clearings.

In our yard, this grows in the Prairie Area.

Our growing score: 3

Other pictures of this plant:

               Seedpod                                           Leaf                                            Stem                                        Seed                                          Habit


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