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Pycnanthemum incanumPycnanthemum incanum

hoary mountain mint

Photograph(s) by*: RHW

Characteristics

Height: 3-3'
Flowers: Jul.-Sept.; white to lavender, purple spots
Fruit: nut/nut-like

Conditions *

Light: Shade
Moisture: Dry
Soil pH:
Soil type: Clay Loamy Sandy

Habitat

upland woods, old fields, thickets, barrens

Native to

Region: Coastal Piedmont Mountain *
States: MD

Wildlife

Butterfly Beneficial insect *

Notes



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/317.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004