Spotted Bee Balm - Monarda punctata
This native perennial, which is also known as Horsemint, is found throughout the eastern and midwestern United States. Its creamy white flowers are spotted and have light purple bracts below them. It prefers full sun and drier sites. It makes a wonderful addition to wildflower meadows and pollinator conservation mixtures. Seed will be limited so order early!
Zones: 1 through 10
Height: Up to 2-3 ft.
Flower Color: Purple
Plant Type: Perennial
Light Requirement: Sun
Bloom Time: Summer - Fall
Seeds per Packet: 50 +/-
Seeds per Pound: 1,440,000
Is this wildflower invasive: No
Is this wildflower endangered: No
Is this wildflower edible: No
Is this wildflower medicinal: Yes