One of the easiest wildflower to grow, with beautiful purple blooms lasting from mid to late summer. Complimentary to yellow flowers like Black-eyed Susan or Smooth Oxeye. Leaves and flowers have a sweet fragrance and are edible. Flowers are great for bouquets and attract a variety of butterflies. Tolerates most soil and moisture conditions in part shade to full sun. Avoid sprinkler or overhead watering systems to prevent powdery mildew.
We offer two other Monarda species:
Ontario Hardiness Zone: 3 to 7 (Find out your Hardiness Zone here)