Plants are essential to everyone's lives. Welcome to Plantlife.
A quirky violet-blue wildflower with a squarish, compact head.
Its leaves are hairy, often purple tinged and oval to diamondshaped.
Found throughout the UK.
Grassland, wood clearings, rough ground, lawns.
Best time to see
Flowers from June to September
Did you know...
As its name suggests, selfheal was traditionally used in herbal remedies - particularly for sore throats.