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Scrophularia marilandica
Late figwort
Scrophulariaceae

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Unusual, tall plant, with small globular cup-like flowers.

Flowers are a deep reddish-purple, almost brown.

Look for hummingbirds at the flowers in late summer.

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Height: 4' - 8'

Frequency: Several plants found in high, dry area of the woods.

Blooms: July - August

Range: Frequent throughout Indiana.

Also found from Maine to Minnesota and from South Carolina to Louisiana and Oklahoma.