Monarda punctata – Spotted bee balm


A striking bee balm with fragrant spotted flowers.


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Monarda punctata is one of the shorter bee balms, with multi-tiered flowers that bloom through the summer. This fragrant species attracts a variety of pollinators. It’s flowers and leaves are edible and can be used in teas. Drought tolerant but prefers consistent moisture.

Monarda punctata is the equivalent of a juice bar at the gym for nectar loving/needing insects” – North Creek Nurseries

Height: 1.5 to 2 ft

Sun: Full sun to part shade

Water: Dry to medium

Bloom color: Yellow with purple spots

Bloom time: June to July

Additional information

1-quart, 1-gallon

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