Slender leaf mountain mint (Pycnanthemum tenuifolium)
A very fragrant, mint like aroma, emitted from all parts of the plant. A white blooming flower from July to September ranging in height from 2 – 3 feet and spreading 2 – 3 feet. This easy to grow perennial grows in full sun and tolerates a wide range of conditions from : drought, erosion, clay soil, dry soil and shallow rocky soil. This plant is recognized by pollination ecologists as attracting large numbers of native bees.