Monarda fistulosa


Common Name: wild bergamot
Plant Type:Herbaceous
Light (original): sun to light shade
Light Requirements: Sun, Part Sun
Height:3 to 4 feet
Width:18 inches
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Prairie
Soil Type:moist to moderately dry
Soil Moisture:Mesic
Seed Ripens:
USDA Zones:3 to 9
Flower Colour:violet
Bloom Time:summer
Comments:Attracts hummingbirds, butterflies and bees.
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: John Oyston