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Mountain Mint

Mountain Mint

Pycnanthemum virginiana

Featured Plant Category: Edible Native Plants, Pollinator Plants

Container Size: Quart

Bloom Time: July to September

Bloom Color: White

Soil Moisture: Medium

Soil Type: Average, medium, well-drained.

Light Requirements: Full sun

Hardiness Zone: 3,4,5,6,7

Other Names: Virginia mountain mint, common mountain mint, clustered mountain mint

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Description

Mountain Mint can be found in wet meadows, swamps, and along ponds. It is an erect, multi-stemmed plant with small, white showy flowers arranged in a densely packed cluster. You may consider planting this near a vegetable garden, as it will attract a wide range of pollinators. Other benefits are that its leaves make for a nice minty tea, and it has strong resistance to deer as they tend to dislike strong fragrances.


 

Additional information

Container Size

Quart

Bloom Time

July to September

Bloom Color

White

Soil Moisture

Medium

Soil Type

Average, medium, well-drained.

Light Requirements

Full sun

Hardiness Zone

3,4,5,6,7

Other Names

Virginia mountain mint, common mountain mint, clustered mountain mint

Shipping Information

We now ship from two locations!

Maryland – Our nursery in Maryland is perfectly located to serve the Eastern United States within a 2-3 day shipping window. You will receive the most reasonable shipping rates from our Maryland location if you live east of Ohio.

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