Monarda fistulosa (Also commonly referred to as Beebalm)
Size: 12-40" tall
Bloom Time: June-September
Bloom Color: Pale purple to rose pink
Minimum Precip (inches): 20+
Light: Full to part sun
Soil Conditions: Wide range of soils
Pollinators: Bees, butterflies and hummingbirds
Wildlife Value: See pollinators above. Otherwise, Wild Bergamot is deer resistant!
Misc: Edible; many past medicinal uses
Please visit NRCS's fact sheet for more detailed information.
Wild Bergamot (Beebalm)
Bare Root Seedlings Large Tube Seedlings Perennials $34.00 per lot $82.00 per lot $94.00 per lot 25 seedlings per lot 30 seedlings per lot 28 cones per lot 5 inches or taller 6 inches or taller 10 cu. in. cones
Bare root seedlings come bundled in groups of 25, will be at least 5 inches or taller, and will not have soil surrounding the roots.
Large tube seedlings come boxed in groups of 30, will be at least 6 inches or taller, and will be individually packaged in a 7" x 2" tube.
Perennials come in lots of 28, plant height varies at time of pickup, and come in a 10 cubic inch "cone-tainer."