Spotted Bee Balm

Plant Information

Taxonomic Name: Monarda punctata
Common Name: Spotted Bee Balm
Bloom Time: May to August
Height: 12-30 inches
Light Requirements: Full sun, Morning sun with afternoon shade
Flower Color: Pink, Purple, Green, Yellow, White
Special Characteristics:
  • Beautiful pink blossoms and near white foliage with hints of mint green structured like pagodas in whorls along the stems. Large orchid like flowers are yellow with brown speckles and spots and bloom at each upper bract. This Monarda is heavy with nectar for all the native pollinators and is especially beneficial for the Karner Blue butterfly.