Blephilia (Downy Pagoda Plant or Wood Mint) is a genus of three species of flowering plants in the family Lamiaceae. They are all herbaceous plants native to eastern North America. The species are most often found in thin woods and in granite and limestone soils. Blephilia hirsuta and Blephilia ciliata are considered threatened or endangered in some states.
AWAY FOR THE DAY: SEE SUMMER IN BLOOM; New England Wild Flower Society invites you to its Garden in the Woods
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