Bee balm is a must for any butterfly or wildflower garden. Bright, pin-cushion like flowers bloom proliferiously on long, shrubby foliage. Excellent in a mixed perennial border. Attracts Birds, Bees, and Butterflies.
Bee Balm is a must in any garden where you wish to attract bees, humingbirds, and butterflies! The bright flowers are attractive to wildlife, while the Whorls of scarlet red tubular flowers blend perfectly with prairie wildflowers, herbs and all things bright and colorful. Single plants make a great show, but groups heighten the effect. Dark green leaves have an aroma of mint and basil. High mildew resistance. Herbaceous.
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Remove spent blooms to prolong flowering. Cut back to the ground at the end of the season.