Monarda didyma


Common Name: bee balm
Plant Type:Herbaceous
Light (original): sun to light shade
Light Requirements: Sun, Part Sun
Height:3 to 4 feet
Width:2 to 3 feet
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Woodland Edge
Soil Type:moist
Soil Moisture:Mesic
Seed Ripens:
USDA Zones:3 to 9
Flower Colour:red
Bloom Time:summer
Comments:
Germination:Seed will germinate upon being shifted to 70°F after 90-140 days of moist, cold stratification at 40°F.
Germination Notes:
Grow Notes:
Picture Copyright: Thomas G. Barnes @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Barnes, T.G. & S.W. Francis. 2004. Wildflowers and ferns of Kentucky. University Press of Kentucky.