Bee Balm- Spotted (Monarda punctata)
It is an eccentric beauty in form and color with complex blossoms topping 2’ stems in hues of pinkish-purple, green, beige, and maroon. These blossoms attract honeybees, bumblebees, and many butterflies, including Karner Blue butterfly.
Sun Exposure - Full, Partial
Soil Moisture - Medium-Dry, Dry
Height - 2 feet
Bloom Time - July, August, September
Bloom Color - Purple
Photo courtesy of Prairie Moon Nursery.