Delaware Wildflowers • Families • Lamiaceae

Perilla frutescens (L.) Britt.
Beefsteak Plant
Lamiaceae — Mint family
Perilla frutescens
Middle Run Valley Natural Area
September 2001
Perilla frutescens
White Clay Creek State Park -- Creek Road
September 2010
Perilla frutescens
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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