A low-growing native tolerant of dry/sunny locations. This nonagressive mint has a pleasing fragrance when the plants are bruised. The small lavender flowers producing both nectar and pollen are likely pollinated by small bees.Photo by Mervin Wallace.
Callicarpa americana. Photo: Mervin Wallace
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