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Hoary Mountainmint (Pycnanthemum incanum)

Hoary Mountainmint (Pycnanthemum Incanum)
Credit: USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. Vol. 3: 144. | USDA [1] | License: PD USDA

Pycnanthemum Incanum, or more commonly know as Hoary Mountainmint, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Pycnanthemum. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Pycnanthemum Incanum or Hoary Mountainmint's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and Vermont.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Pycnanthemum
  • Family: Lamiaceae
  • Order: Lamiales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) CAN (N)
  • State T/E Status: NH (E) VT (E)
  • State T/E Common Name: NH (hoary mountain mint) VT (hoary mountain mint)

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