Common Name: Narrowleaf Mountain Mint

  • Habit: Perennial Herb
  • Light: Part Shade (2-5 hrs. direct sun), Full Sun (5+ hrs. direct sun)
  • Water Needs: Moist, Average, Dry
  • Height: 1-2′, 2-5′
  • Flower: White, Violet, Jun, Jul, Aug
  • Fruit:Tiny black seeds develop in the spent flowers as they turn papery and brown
  • Fall Color: No
  • Natural Habitat: Grasslands/Prairies

SKU: pyc_ten_000 Category:
Pycnanthemum tennuifolium produces erect stems with narrow, opposite, dark green leaves topped with clusters of flowers. The flowers are tiny and white with some bearing purple spots. Numerous insects are attracted to the flowers of this plant. All parts of the plant have a pleasant minty aroma. Excellent pollinator forage plant, attracts many varieties of butterflies, including Buckeye, Fritillary, and Checkerspot species.

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