Monarda fistulosa

Wild Bergamot

With a long summer bloom period the whorls of Wild Bergamot's lavender flowers are an excellent source of nectar for butterflies and hummingbirds while the gray-green foliage of Wild Bergamot is aromatic.

Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
Aromatic flowers and foliage

Item

Description

On Hand

Future

13385 S3-1 RPM 0 1

Wild Bergamot Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Can develop a powdery mildew on leaves. Use behind foreground plants in a border or use in meadow plantings. Produced using Forrest Keeling's patented RPM Root Production Method ® technology for exceptional growth and survivability.

Height:

24-48 Inches

spacer

Spread:

18-24 Inches

spacer

Hardiness Zone:

3-7

Characteristics & Attributes
Exposure
Full Sun
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Habit
Perennial
Program
Grow Native!
MSD (Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District)
Attributes
Sun-loving
Fragrant
Wetlands and Streambank Stabilization
Mass Planting
Midwest Native
Naturalizing
Border or Bed