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Related to figwort: figwort family, Scrophularia
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any of numerous tall coarse woodland plants of the genus Scrophularia

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Pokeweed, catnip, thimble plant, wood mint, figwort, tall nettle and black-eyed Susans flower in the fields.
THE Cape figwort, as it is also known, adds an exotic touch to any garden, with its bunches of brightly coloured nodding tubular flowers lasting well into October and November.
Graham's beardtongue (Penstemon grahamii) A herbaceous perennial wildflower in the figwort family (Scrophulariaceae), the Graham's beardtongue produces one to three stems arising from a taproot.
Like most figwort species, they stop blooming in cold weather and do not accept heat all that well.
There might be a damp area you want to use, in which case choose flowers that thrive in bogs and damp ditches like marsh marigold (Caltha palustris), ground ivy (Glechoma hederacea), the lesser celandine (Rununculus ficaria), lady's smock (Cardamine pratensis), figwort (Scrophularia nodosa) or meadowsweet (Filipendula ulmaria).
Along with the legume, rose, mint, figwort, mustard, and buttercup families, they make up half of the entire flora.
Eastern or late figwort, carpenter's-square; Happy Hollow Camp Sites--successional woods; Rare; C = 5; BSUH 18046.