Viper's Bugloss or Blueweed
Viper's Bugloss or Blueweed
Echium vulgare
Borage or Forget-me-not Family - Boraginaceae
Tubular, bright blue flowers with projecting red stamens in multiple, short, one-sided spikes on hairy, spotted stems. Leaves alternate, lance-shaped and hairy. Plants 1 to 2.5 feet tall on erect stems.
(Photographed - July)
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