Pedicularis canadensis (Wood Betony)

Pedicularis canadensis

Quick Facts:

    Common Names: wood betony, Canadian lousewort
    Lifespan: Perennial
    Zones: 3 - 8
    Type: Forb

Pedicularis canadensis, or Wood Betony, is native to most of the eastern half of the United States. It can be found growing in prairies, meadows, swamps and woodland edges. It is a semi-parastic plant.

In our yard, this grows in the Prairie.

Our growing score: 5

Other pictures of this plant:

               Seedpod                                           Leaf                                            Stem                                        Seed                                          Habit


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