Monarda fistulosa, Wild bergamot,

Monarda fistulosa, Wild bergamot,
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  • Item #: PP54
  • Attractive Flowers:
  • Average - Dry soil:
  • Average to moist soil:
  • Beneficial Insects:
  • Butterflies:
  • Clay Soil- High clay content, fine texture:
  • Drought Tolerant:
  • Dry-Moist Soil:
  • Fragrant:
  • Full - Part Sun (6+ hours of sun):
  • Groundcover:
  • Herbaceous plant:
  • Herbal / Medicinal Uses:
  • High Wildlife Value:
  • Hummingbirds:
  • Loamy Soil- mostly silt, sand, some clay:
  • Medicinal Uses:
  • Moist Soil:
  • Native to Coastal Regions:
  • Native To Mountain Regions:
  • Native to Piedmont Regions:
  • Part Sun - Part Shade :
  • Perennial:
  • Pollinator support:
  • Threatened / Endangered:
  • Wildflower:
  • Full Sun:
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Botanic Name (s):        Monarda fistulosa 

Common Name(s):       Wild bergemot, horsemint     

Mature height :1.5-5ft

Mature spread:3-5ft

Bloom Time:June-September

Bloom color:       Pink-purple

Fruit:                 Nut, nut like     

Sun Exposure:  Full Sun     Part Sun    Part Shade

Soil moisture:    Dry   Average    Moist     

Soil Ph:6-8

Soil Type: Clay Soil- High clay content, fine texture        

Loamy Soil- mostly silt, sand, some clay                                                                      

Native Habitat:        Fieds, thickets, roadsides, forest edges             

Notes:            Confused with bee balm, (M. didyma), aromatic, herbal uses                        

Fragrant     Groundcover            Erosion Control           Edible Parts                                   

  High Wildlife Value:                Beneficial Insects          Butterflies               Hummingbirds     Songbirds           

Native to Coastal Regions

Native To Mountain Regions                                                

Native to Piedmont Regions                                                       

Threatened / Endangered:  Indiana

Native Perennial

Herbaceous Perennial

Pollinator Support


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