Detailed Information About Bergamot (Bee Balm)

Name
Family: 
Lamiaceae
Scientific: 
Monarda didyma
Plant Type: 
herbaceous
Plant Characteristics
Height: 
2-4
Width: 
2-3
Bloom Time: 
July-August
Bloom Colour: 
red
purple
Native/Non-native: 
native
Life Cycle: 
perennial
Habitat Characteristic
Purpose/Use: 
garden
meadow
Soil Moisture: 
moist
wet
Light Preference: 
sun
part shade
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