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Lindheimer's Bee Balm
Monarda lindheimeri

Family: Lamiaceae (lay-mee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Monarda (mo-NAR-da) (Info)
Species: lindheimeri (lind-HY-mer-ee) (Info)

Category:

Herbs

Perennials

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

Sun Exposure:

Unknown - Tell us

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Cream/Tan

Bloom Time:

Mid Spring

Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:

Blue-Green

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Magnolia, Texas

New Braunfels, Texas

Mc Lean, Virginia

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Apr 17, 2011, verokat from New Braunfels, TX wrote:

Monarda lindheimeri is native to south-central Texas, first catalogued by Ferdinand Jacob Lindheimer (1801-1879), Father of Texas Botany. Grows wild in Texas, deer-resistant, fairly low-water plant. Attractive to bees and butterflies.