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Monarda punctata

© EunYoung Sebazco

One of my favorite Monarda (Beebalm). Toerate Deer & Drought, poor soils, full sun to partial shade, no powdery mildew, attractive butterflies. what else I ask more, it is “super plant”


Teatime Tuesday: Bee Balm/Bergamot

Something funny happened last week when I became a little too curious about the flowers in my garden. A couple of seedlings my good friend gave me in early spring started to bloom and, as they were exceptionally aromatic and beautiful, I was convinced that they had some medicinal use. 543 more words

6/27/14: In the garden this week

The garden is becoming colorful! In this picture you see yellow sundrops (Oenothera fruticosa), which has been in bloom for a couple of weeks, and pink beebalm (Monarda fistulosa), and orange butterflyweed (Asclepias tuberosa), which have just begun to bloom–a bit late this year. 383 more words