Narrowleaf Mountain Mint

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.

Scientific Name: Pycnanthemum tenuifolium
Bloom Color: Violet, White
Bloom Time: June, July, August
Butterfly Host: N/A
Container Size: 3/4 gallon
Cultural Uses: N/A
Fall Foliage: No
Fruit: Tiny black seeds develop in the spent flowers as they turn papery and brown
Habit: Herb
Height: 2-5'
Light Needs: Part Shade (2-5 hrs. direct sun), Full Sun (5+ hrs. direct sun)
Square Feet Used: 1.5
Type Of Garden Ecotone: Farm, Community Garden, Street Scape, Urban Garden, Prairie Garden, Border Woodland, Mesic, Partial Sun, Sun, Upland
Water Needs: Dry, Average, Moist

Price: $10.00

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