• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat. Tolerant of drier conditions when established.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Average Landscape Size
    Reaches 9-12 in. tall, spreading 12-36 in. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Key Feature
    Deer Resistant
    Blooms:
    Flowering Time
    White flowers all summer.
    Landscape Uses:
    Landscape Uses
  • Detail
    Plant type:Perennial
    Average landscape size:Reaches 9-12 in. tall, spreading 12-36 in. wide.
    Blooms:White flowers all summer.
    Flower color:White
    Garden styleCottage
  • Care
    Care Information
    Requires well drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering may be reduced after establishment. Cut back and feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Blooms on new wood; shear spent flowers for repeat flowering.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat. Tolerant of drier conditions when established.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    'Montrose White' was obtained from Nancy Goodwin at Montrose Nursery. Observing its outstanding characteristics, Mike Yanny of Johnson's Nursery in Wisconsin obtained permission to name and patent this Calamint as 'Montrose White'. The plant was named 2010 'Wisconsin Perennial of the Year' for its improved habit and flower qualities.