What is Scutellaria baicalensis
Scutellaria baicalensis, Baikal skullcap or Chinese skullcap (scientific name: Scutellaria baicalensis) is a perennial herb of the genus Scutellaria Lamiaceae, native to Russia, Mongolia, China and the Korean Peninsula. It produces small purple, lip-shaped flowers in summer and autumn on spikelets that grow from the tips of creeping stems. It is cold and drought-tolerant, but not very humid. The yellowish color is the color of the root, which is used in Chinese medicine. It prefers sunny, well-ventilated soil with good drainage. Don't fertilize it too much.
Common name: Scutellaria baicalensisr, scientific name: Scutellaria baicalensis, also known as Baikal skullcap or Chinese skullcap, Place of origin: Russia, Mongolia, China, Korea, grass height: 40-60 cm, leaf color: green, leaf inflorescence: opposite, leaf shape: lanceolate, leaf margin: entire, flowering season: July-October, flower diameter: 2 cm, flower color: blue-violet, propagation: stocking. ,Use: medicinal, the rhizome is the medicinal herb.