Monarda | Bee Balm 'Grape Gumball'
Compact, Monarda 'Grape Gumball' (Bee Balm) is a clump-forming perennial boasting vibrant magenta flowers, 2 in. across (5 cm), borne in dense, globular terminal heads.This cultivar exhibits very good mildew resistance.
Monarda is native to eastern North America, so it is easy to grow and it multiplies quickly. The flowers' sweet nectar attracts scores of hummingbirds, butterflies, and bees to the garden. The aromatic foliage smells like mint when crushed and is often used to flavor teas.
Height 12-24" 12-24"
Bloom Time: Summer to Fall
Sun to partial shade