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Bee Balm

Bee balm is a beautiful regional wildflower that's adored by hummingbirds and butterflies. Enjoy this low-maintenance perennial's flamboyant clusters of red, pink, violet, or white flowers throughout the summer. Because bee balm offers mint-scented foliage, many pests pass it by.

Plant Name: Monarda selections

Growing Conditions: Full sun and moist, well-drained soil

Size: To 4 feet tall and wide

Grow It With: White liatris for a beautiful contrast in color and texture added to your landscape (as well as a surefire way to attract butterflies).

Zones: 3-9

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