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    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Wildflowers - Marsh Skullcap

Marsh Skullcap - Scutellaria galericulata
Marsh Skullcap - Scutellaria galericulata
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz
 
Marsh Skullcap tends to grow in moist areas along stream banks and near springs or boggy places. The name comes from the Greek, "galerum," which was a skullcap worn by Romans.

Did You Know?

American bison on the Wind Cave National Park prairie

The American bison is the largest terrestrial mammal in North America. Male bison can weigh a ton and can run 35 miles per hour. Do not approach bison. They weigh more and can outrun you. More...