Mountain Mint, Virginia

Plant Height 3 Ft.
Seed Count 3,500,000 Seeds per LB
Botanical Name Pycnanthemum virginianum
Life Cycle Perennial
Environment Full Sun - Partial Sun
Preferred Sites Wet to Mesic Soils
Bloom Period July-September
Flower Color White
Pollinator Value Very Good


Found in the eastern half of North America, except for a few coastal states, Virginia Mountain Mint grows well in moist meadows, stream banks and forest edges. Full sun to part shade are preferred as long as the soil is fairly moist. Growing 1-3 feet in height, this perennial is very attractive to many bees and butterfly species that are in search of its nectar. Its white flowers are in bloom from July-September.


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