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  • Height: 1-3 feet
  • Light: sun
  • Soil: moist or dry, well drained
  • Blooms: pink, purplish, beige, late summer
  • Landscape: Meadow, native or pollinator garden; also makes good cut flowers
  • Pair with: Black-eyed Susan, Butterfly Weed, Little Bluestem
  • Tolerates: Deer, drought, rabbits
  • Fun Fact: Leaves smell like oregano
  • Photos: Creative Commons

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Bee Balm, Spotted

1 Gallon
  • Pollinator value: Very High.  Hummingbirds, Monarchs, butterflies, moths, flies, native bees, etc.  Also attracts songbirds.

    Stacks of lilac-rayed flowers along the stems with one flower seeming to grow right out of the one below it.  Less aggressive than other mints.

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