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  • Monarda didyma (Scarlet Bee Balm)

    Type: Perennial

    Height: 2-5’

    Sun: Partial/Shade

    Flowers: Jul-Sept, Red

    Wildlife:

    Water: Low

     

    Fragrant leaves are still used to make teas and salads. Tubular, two-liped bright red flowers grow in clusters atop long stems and bloom in mid to late summer. Attracts bees, humingbirds, butterflies. Deer and clay tolerant.

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