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Pycnanthemum verticillatum

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Plant types and subtypes: Perennials

Light Requirements: sun, part-sun

Water Use: medium

Soil Moisture: moist, wet

Soil Description: average, loam, clay, sand

Height: 3'-5'

Bloom Time: July, August, September

Bloom Color: white, lavender

Leaf Color: green

Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Additional Tags: attracts bees, attracts butterflies, clumping, colonizing, cut flowers, fragrant plant, naturalizing, pond margin plant, stream margin plant, wetland plant

Pycnanthemum verticillatum

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Description

Pycnanthemum verticillatum

Also known as:

whorled mountainmint

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Scientific Synonyms:

Native Range & Classification

Recorded County Distribution: USDA data

Native Range:
AR, CT, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, TN, VA, VT, WV

USDA Endangered Status:

  • Endangered: MD, TN
  • Possibly Extirpated: TN

Classification

Kingdom Plantae Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Lamiales
Family Lamiaceae Mint family
Genus Pycnanthemum mountainmint
Species Pycnanthemum verticillatum whorled mountainmint