Bee Balm, Purple Rooster



Monarda didyma 'Purple Rooster'

Common Name: Bee Balm

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.

  • 36" H
  • 26" W
  • Full Sun, Part Shade
  • Blooms Mid to Late Summer
  • Bee Friendly
  • Attracts butterflies, hummingbirds
  • Deer Resistant
  • Average to Consistent Water needs
  • Zone 4-8
  • Native to North America