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Connecticut Plants
Horse Balm (Richweed)
Collinsonia canadensis L.

Horse balm flowers smell like citronella.

  • Family: mint (Lamiaceae)
  • Habitat: moist woods
  • Height: 2-3 feet
  • Flower size: 1/3 to 1/2 inch long, in a large, branched cluster
  • Flower color: yellow
  • Flowering time: July to September
  • Origin: native
Collinsonia canadensis L.
Collinsonia canadensis L.