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Blephilia ciliata

Help out the Rusty Patch Bumblebee by planting this cute shade tolerant mint. It's a pollinator magent - serving many species of butterflies, bumblebees and other beneficials.  Plus, leaves make a freshing tea. 


•Blooms: middle

•Height: 3’-4’

•Habitat: mesic to dry prairie


•Family: Mint

•Sun/Shade: dappled shade, part day shade, full-sun

•Pollinator service: Supports bumblebee immune system health, and a variety of native bees, bee mimics and butterflies



Almost always loaded with butterflies, including the Monarch and other beneficials. A shade tolerant mint, frequently found in shaded hedgerows.



Upland sedges, Beardtongues


Downy hedge mint

  • Please open plants immediately upon arrive to ensure plant survival and to be eligible for returns. 

  • This ships as a full flat containing 32 plants.


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