Wildflowers of Southern Arizona
Mint (Lamiaceae) family.
This low, perennial is easily recognized by its erect, many-flowered spikes and associated, overlapping, hairy bracts. The square stem has dense, cylindrical, terminal spikes of purple flowers; the spikes elongate after flowering.
Santa Catalina Mountains.
Location: On shoulder of dirt road leading from Sunset Trail trailhead.
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