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Monarda punctata (Spotted Bee Balm)

Monarda punctata (Spotted Bee Balm)

Type: Perennial

Height: .5-3.5

Sun: Shade

Flowers: Jun-Oct, Yellow and Purple

Water: Low


Yellow flowers spotted with purple in mid summer. The aromatic, oblong leaves may be used in teas. Long summer bloom period. Attracts butterflies. Drought Tolerant. 

  • Photo Credit


    By Ted Bodner, Southern Weed Science Society, United States. - This image is Image Number 1120190 at Forestry Images, a source for forest health, natural resources and silviculture images operated by The Bugwood Network at the University of Georgia and the USDA Forest Service., CC BY 3.0,

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