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Monarda 'Mahogany'

Bee Balm

  • Category: Perennial
  • Hardiness Zone:3-9
  • Height:30-36 Inches
  • Spread:18-24 Inches
  • Bloom Color: Pink/Red

Unique maroon-purple flowers over fragrant light green foliage.
Plants can be used to make tea.

Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Foliage Color
Green
Attributes
Culinary
Cut Flower/Foliage
Fragrant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Bloom Time
June - July
Additional Information about Monarda 'Mahogany'

The genus name honors Spanish botanist and physician Nicholas Monardes (1493-1588).

Growing & Maintenance Tips for Monarda 'Mahogany'

Prefers moist soil and will spread quickly. The best solution for dealing with mildew on these is to plant something shorter in front to hide the foliage, but leave room for good air circulation.