Monarda punctata, Spotted Beebalm



This Monarda species prefers full sun and sandy, well-draining soil. M. punctata, like many other Monarda species are highly attractive to bees, butterflies, wasps, and flies.

  • Listing ID: 3887
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Soil Moisture: 1-5 (dry to wet): 1-2
  • Stratification: No stratification required, light required for germination
  • Bloom Time: June-August
  • Family: Lamiaceae (Mint)
  • Sunlight Exposure: Prefers full sun
  • Latin Name: Monarda punctata
  • Common Name: Spotted Beebalm, Spotted Horsemint
  • Eco-Region: 251