Bee Balm, Lemon
Annual growing up to 2.5 feet. Grows in full sun to part shade and dry to medium soils. Showy lavender flowers bloom from May to August and attract bees butterflies and ruby-throated hummingbirds. Leaves emit a lemony scent when crushed.
Species: Monarda citriodora
Mint Family: Lamiaceae
Other common names: Purple Horsemint, Lemon Mint, Plains Horsemint, Lemon Horsemint
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