Wildflowers of Toronto's High Park​​

Henbit
​Lamium amplexicaule

Family: Mint

Introduced

Habitat: Waste places
Blooms: Spring to fall

Stems: Sprawling, upto 40 cm

​Flowers: up to 16 mm, arranged in whorls where the upper leaves clasp the┬ástem.

​Common name implies that the seeds are eaten by chickens.