Carpenter's Square (Scrophularia marilandica)

Habitat: Forests

Grows in Sun/Shade: Shade

Flowers: Green/Brown

Attributes: Pollinator friendly, Walnut tolerant

Height: 60-150 cm (23-59 in)


Although it is not a very showy plant, it is one of the top 20 plants for feeding for pollinating insects. Consider planting it in a pollinator garden, woodland garden and wild areas.


For more information about this plant please visit the Ontario Wildflowers website


4265 Wilmot-Easthope Rd., New Hamburg,  (2 km north of highway 7/8 or south of Erb's Road)

Nursery (please call ahead) 519-662-2529 (office) or 519-272-3393 (cell)
Preorder or consultation 519-831-0953 or email