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Downy Wood Mint - Blephilia ciliata


- Tight clusters of pink-purple stacked flowers resemble pagoda

- Spreads easily by rhizomes and has central tap root to form tight clumps

- Summer blooms, May - August

- Favorite of bees and other pollinators


Blephilia ciliata, commonly known as Pagoda or Downy Wood Mint, has a distinctive appeal with its tight clusters of pink-purple flowers stacked to resemble a pagoda. The attractive blooms, a pollinator favorite, are supported by downy-haired stems that reach 1′ high. Visually similar to adored Monardas, this Blephilia spreads by rhizomes from a central tap root to form clumps. Blooming June – July, Pagoda Mint can thrive in almost any medium to dry-soil garden that receives full to partial sun.

Downy Wood Mint - Blephilia ciliata

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  • Zone: 4-8

    Spread: 1-1.5 ft.

    Height: 1-2.5 ft.

    Sun: Full sun to partial shade

    Water: Dry to average

    Attracts: Bees, Butterflies

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