Spotted Bee Balm (Monarda punctata) Perennial
Loved by pollinators but despised by deer, rabbits, and other critters, this low maintenance, drought- and flood-tolerant perennial is known for its spiky yellow, burgundy and pink rosettes. Valued for medicinal properties.
- 75+ seeds minimum
- Allow 14-28 days for germination.
- Mature height up to 48 inches. Plant in full sun.
- After last frost, plant seeds 1/16 inch deep, just barely covering or start indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost.
- Keep evenly moist. Thin plants to 12-18 inches apart.