Pycnanthemum pilosum (American Mountain Mint)


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1 Gallon Pot. Native. Pycnanthemum pilosum, commonly called hairy mountain mint, is a clump-forming perennial that typically grows 1-3’ tall. Features small, two-lipped, white (sometimes lavender-tinged) flowers with purple spotting in mid to late summer.

Common Name: American mountain mint
Type: Herbaceous perennial
Family: Lamiaceae
Native Range: Eastern and central United States
Zone: 4 to 8
Height: 1.00 to 3.00 feet
Spread: 1.00 to 3.00 feet
Bloom Time: July to September
Bloom Description: White
Sun: Full sun to part shade
Water: Dry to medium
Maintenance: Low
Suggested Use: Naturalize
Flower: Showy
Leaf: Fragrant
Attracts: Butterflies
Tolerate: Drought, Erosion, Dry Soil