Soil: Hydric (Wet) to Mesic (Medium)
Sun: Full to shade
Flowers: The 2-lipped flowers grow in an vertical spike.
Leaves: The alternate leaves are lance shaped and slightly toothed.
This is a useful plant for shoreline restoration or large rain garden. It can be aggressive on moist soils, but does not do well in drought. It is an excellent pollinator plant for attracting Honeybees and a variety of native bees, as well.
Medicinal Uses: Has been used for medicinal purposes in a variety of ways.
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Other Names: Wood Sage