Pycnanthemum incanum (Hoary Mountainmint)

Small lavender-white flowers surrounded by fragrant, silvery upper foliage on upright stems. Height 2-3′.

Pycnanthemum attracts bees and butterflies to the garden. One of the top 10 pollinator plants available. Prefers average, dry to medium well drained soil. Drought tolerant when established. Tolerant of heat, clay and rocky soils. Pycnanthemum is a vigorous and aggressive grower that spreads by long rhizomes. Deer resistant. 

  • USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-8
  • Exposure: Full Sun, Part Shade
  • Bloom Time(s): July-September