bee balm

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bee balm

One of two products:
(1) Bergamot, see there; Monarda didyma.
(2) Lemon balm, see there; Melissa officinalis.
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English Horsemint has been used for digestive disorders and arthritic pains.
Flowers including blue lupine, dotted horsemint and bush clover, as well as little blue stem and Indian grass also were available this spring in limited supply, said Mark Fiely, a horticulturist and plant collector for Ernst Conservation Seed Co.
The prevailing conspicuous flowers at present [August 21] are the early golden-rods, tansy, the life-everlastings, fleabane (though not for its flower), yarrow (rather dry), hard-hack and meadow-sweet (both getting dry), also Mayweed, purple eupatorium, clethra, rhexia, thoroughwort, Polygala sanguinea, prunella and dogsbane (getting stale), touch-me-not (less observed), Canada snapdragon by roadsides, purple gerardia, horsemint, marsh speedwell, tall crowfoot (still in flower), also the epilobium and cow-wheat.