Turkish Skullcap (skew-teh-LARE-ee: PON-ti-kuh
Scutellaria pontica has grey-green leaves and reddish-purple flowers, grows 6 inches tall with long mat forming branches, an attractive rock garden subject.
Native to north eastern Turkey to western Transcaucasus. Germination in 3-4 weeks at 68ºF, Germination is spread out over many weeks. Might help so soak the seeds for 36 hours in hot water, change the water every 12 hours with fresh water. If no germination, use 4 weeks at 33 to 39F.