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Growth habit is mounded and low to the ground.

Lavender and white flowers.

Growth habit.

Rose with white lower lip.

Purple with white lower lip.

Flowers white with purple centers.

'Arcobaleno' Alpine Skullcap
Scutellaria alpina 'Arcobaleno'

Labiatae/Lamiaceae

A branching, short-stemmed, somewhat woody plant with leaves 1 to 1.5 inches long, ovate, crenate-serrate. Bilabiate flowers grow in tight racemes sometimes with lower lip in a contrasting color (usually white or yellow).

Plant Type: perennial

Plant Form or Habit: low and trailing

Plant Use: In rock gardens, in the front of a border, as a ground cover.

Propagation:
seed
division
Light Requirement: full sun

Flower Color:
yellow
light blue
lavender
pink
white
Bloom Period:
early summer
mid-summer
late summer
Height: Minimum: 6 inches      Maximum: 10 inches

Width: Minimum: 12 inches     Maximum: 16 inches

Foliage Texture: medium

USDA Hardiness Zone: 5

Water Requirements: average

Additional Comments: Likes alkaline soil.


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