Common Name: Wild Bergamot

  • Habit: Perennial Herb
  • Light: Full Sun (5+ hrs. direct sun)
  • Water Needs: Moist, Average
  • Height: 2-5′
  • Flower: Pink, Violet, White, May, Jun, Jul
  • Fruit: Seeds borne in tubular base of flowers after the petals have fallen off.
  • Fall Color: No
  • Natural Habitat: Woodland Edge, Grasslands/Prairies

SKU: mon_fis_000 Categories:
Monarda fistulosa has multiple erect semi-woody stems lined with dark green leaves topped with flowers. Flowers are pink to lavender colored and have drooping tubular ray flowers lining the outer edge. Attractive to hummingbirds and a number of insects, the blooms are long-lasting and will resprout with dead-heading. Spreads by rhizomes, this species is an aggressive spreader and best in large spaces, so choose the planting site accordingly.

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