Bee Balm Details

Bee Balm

  • Also Known As: Bergamot, Mountain Mint
  • Botanical Name: Monarda didyma
  • Plant Type: Perennial
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Water Demand: Medium
  • Landscape Use: Container, Fragrance
  • Ornamental Value: Red, Pink, Purple
  • Native/Adapted: Adapted
  • Wildlife Value: Butterflies, Hummingbirds, Bees
  • Season: Summer
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Deciduous
  • Plant Form: Upright
  • Plant Spread: 2'
  • Plant Height: 2'

Description

Fragrant leaves and flowers. Prefers moist soil. Don't let it dry out between waterings.

Perennial Care Guide

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