Hedge Woundwort

Latin Name:

Stachys sylvatica

Manx Name:

Lus-lhott cleiee


June - September

Locations where this species is found:
Glen Rushen South Barrule Glen Maye Silverburn River Colby Glen Conrhenny Plantation

This plant grows in shady hedgerows. Its leaves give off an unpleasant smell when crushed.

The bruised leaves of this plant are said to stop bleeding and promote healing.

The Manx name for this flower is "Lus-lhott cleiee".
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