Family, Figwort. Color, white and yellow (see p. 206). Two-lipped corolla, with a tube yellowish within, and lighter, nearly white, lobes. The lower lip 3-cleft, the upper 2. Calyx, separated into 5 narrow, unequal, long divisions. Underneath are leaf-like, small bracts. Leaves, opposite, sessile, long, narrow, acute at both ends.

Low, light green, softly clammy plants in wet, sandy soil. The stems often lie upon the ground, branched, with flowers of the snapdragon type prominent, on long peduncles.