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Pycnanthemum tenuifoliumPycnanthemum tenuifolium

narrow-leaved mountain mint

Photograph(s) by*: PLANTS RM89

Characteristics

Height: 1.5-2.5'
Flowers: Jul.-Sept.; purple to white
Fruit: nut/nut-like

Conditions *

Light: Full sun Partial shade
Moisture: Dry Moist
Soil pH:
Soil type: Sandy

Habitat

moist old fields, sandy stream banks, floodplains

Native to

Region: Coastal Piedmont Mountain *
States:

Wildlife

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Notes



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/318.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004