Clustered Mountainmint, Bigleaf Mountain Mint, Short-Toothed Mountainmint, Sage

Pycnanthemum muticum

Lamiaceae

Clustered Mountainmint, Bigleaf Mountain Mint, Short-Toothed Mountainmint, Sage
Clustered Mountainmint, Bigleaf Mountain Mint, Short-Toothed Mountainmint, Sage
Clustered Mountainmint, Bigleaf Mountain Mint, Short-Toothed Mountainmint, Sage
Clustered Mountainmint, Bigleaf Mountain Mint, Short-Toothed Mountainmint, Sage
Considered by many to be the best of the Mountainmints, Clustered Mountainmint produces an abundance of tiny whitish tubular blooms touched with purple or lavender in tight clusters held above the attractive bluish white bracts. The bracts are probably more showy than the flowers but the flowers attract loads of pollinators including bees and small butterflies. The foliage is wonderfully fragrant and can be used in teas and cooking. This is a durable and slowly spreading native perennial that flowers throughout the summer months.

Clustered Mountainmint is one of our favorites to pick and smell as we walk through the garden.


 

Grows To: 2-3'H x 18-24''W

USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 4,5,6,7,8,9

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Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun

Soil pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral

Deer Resistance: Not Normally Bothered

Native To / Cultivar Origin: US- Eastern and South Central

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Container Size: Quart / 30 fl.oz. / 887 ml

Price: $ 10.99
Catalog ID# 11090
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