Monarda punctata is a rare and unusual species of beebalm with incredible pink-flushed bracts which protect yellow flowers speckled with dark red spots.
Monarda punctata is a rare and unusual species of beebalm with incredible pink-flushed bracts which protect yellow flowers speckled with dark red spots. The bumblebees go mad for the nectar. Foliage is aromatic.
Common Name: Spotted Beebalm, Horsemint
Family: Lamiaceae (The Mint Family)
Zone Hardiness: 3-9
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Pink
Secondary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Bloom Time: Summer
Soil Moisture: Average
Benefits: Hummingbirds, Butterflies, Bees
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Prairies, plains, meadows, pastures, and savannahs of eastern North America including Ontario and Quebec.
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America
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