Native to Southeastern United States.
Deciduous hardy shrub, grows 5’10’ tall. Likes full sun to part shade and well drained soil.
Tiny purple flowers and berries. Attracts birds.
Aromatic foliage repels mosquitoes in the garden and in the house! Read more about them here!
Traditional medicinal herb. Rub fresh foliage on skin or roll into smudge sticks and burn to keep mosquitoes and ticks away. Combine essential oil with Witch Hazel extract for a safe insect repellent spray.