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News: Grow the 2018 Plant of the Year!


November 08, 2018

The 2018 GCA Plant of the Year, Pycnanthemum muticum, commonly known as mountain mint, is a pollinator magnet! It is an easy-to-grow ornamental plant with noteworthy blue-green foliage, silvery bracts, aromatic leaves, and pinkish to white flowers that blooms from July through September. Pycnanthemum muticum grows in full sun to partial shade in both drought and wet conditions. It helps with erosion control and is resistant to diseases, insects, deer, rabbits and rodents and happily grows from Maine to Michigan and south to Florida and Texas.  


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