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 0

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

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Spread:

18-24 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

3-7

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