Delaware Wildflowers • Colors

Beefsteak Plant
Perilla frutescens
Lamiaceae — Mint family
Non-native
Beefsteak Plant
Middle Run Valley Natural Area
September 2001
Beefsteak Plant
White Clay Creek State Park -- Creek Road
September 2010
Beefsteak Plant
These plants (which may have been cultivated) show the color that gives the plant its common name.
Thompson Station Road
October 2011

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