Wild Florida Photo - Trichostema dichotomum

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Trichostema dichotomum

FORKED BLUECURLS

BLUE CURLS

Florida native

 

Trichostema dichotomum is a small plant of sandhills, flatwoods and open hammocks. Forked bluecurls is found in nearly every county in Florida and most eastern states from Texas to Maine. Another species of the same genus is narrowleaf bluecurls. T. setaceum is less common in Florida and also not as widespread nationally.

 
Trichostema dichotomum is a member of the Lamiaceae - Mint family.

Other species of the Trichostema genus in the Wild Florida Photo database:
  View  Trichostema setaceum - NARROWLEAF BLUECURLS