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Clinopodium arkansanum (Nutt.) House
Synonyms: Calamintha arkansana, Satureja glabella
USDA Symbol: CLAR5
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Rich mint scent and flavour. Blooms mid-summer. Perfect for rock gardens and patio edges. Add to soil: peat, topsoil and dolomitic limestone.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Flower:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Blue
AR , IL , IN , KS , MI , MN , MO , NM , NY , OH , OK , PA , TN , TX , VA , WI , WV Native Habitat:
Lakeshores USDA Native Status: L48(N), CAN(N)
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Moist
Soil pH: Alkaline (pH>7.2)
CaCO3 Tolerance: High
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
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Record Modified: 2012-06-25
Research By: TWC Staff