Slender Mountain Mint (Pycnanthemum tenuifolium)
Well-behaved. A profusion of small white flowers bloom mid- to late summer. The flowers are an excellent source of nectar for butterflies. The narrow needle like foliage is very aromatic and grows in a compact clump. Like many members of the mint family, Mountain Mint may be used in teas.
Grow in full sun in dry to average, loamy, well-drained soil.
Fragrant, Fresh Cut Flower
Height: 2.00 to 3.00 feet
Bloom Time: July to September
Bloom Description: White
Sun: Full sun to part shade
Water: Dry to medium
Suggested Use: Naturalize, Rain Garden
Flower: Showy, Good Cut
Tolerate: Drought, Erosion, Clay Soil, Dry Soil, Shallow-Rocky Soil