USDA Symbol:MOCI USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
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Specimen & Label Data
Horsemint, Lemon Beebalm
Location: Beside large ditch on northeast corner of Carriage Square--Oakwell Farms.
Habitat: Full sun; average moisture; alkaline, alluvial soil.
Description: Annual, 80 cm tall, erect, single stalk, striate, 3-4 mm dia., 4-angled, much branched in upper third, odorous. Leaves long petioled, lanceolate, serrate. Calyx teeth and floral bracts aristate. Corolla white, dotted with purple.
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: May 22, 1987
Specimen number: 146