Perennial herb with deep green, toothed, opposite leaves line a stalk that is topped with clusters of small flowers. The flowers are yellow and red colored with a prominent cluster of stamens extending far beyond the petals. Flowers are said to smell like citronella. This plant is a member of the mint family, and it can spread aggressively, so site accordingly.

Scientific Name: Collinsonia canadensis
Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: August, September
Butterfly Host: N/A
Container Size: 3/4 gallon
Cultural Uses: N/A
Fall Foliage: No
Fruit: Tiny greenish-brown seed pods containing small black seeds.
Habit: Herb
Height: 2-5'
Light Needs: Part Shade (2-5 hrs. direct sun)
Square Feet Used: N/A
Type Of Garden Ecotone: Farm, Community Garden, Planter, Border Woodland, Mesic, Partial Shade, Partial Sun
Water Needs: Average, Moist

Price: $10.00

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