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Connecticut Plants
Hairy Wood-mint
Blephilia hirsuta (Pursh) Benth.

Hairy woodmint is believed to no longer grow in the wild in Connecticut. The photographs cultivated plants.

  • Family: mint (Lamiaceae)
  • Habitat: moist woods
  • Height: 2-4 feet
  • Flower size: about 1/4 inch long
  • Flower color: pale purple
  • Flowering time: May to September
  • Origin: native
Blephilia hirsuta (Pursh) Benth.
Blephilia hirsuta (Pursh) Benth.