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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Wild Bergamot Monarda fistulosa grows 60-90 cm tall (2-3 feet).
Wild Bergamot has quite a wide native range, from Quebec west to Alberta and throughout the mid western U.S.
As might be expected, these gardens are characterized by sturdy, reliable plants that are adaptable and hardy, able to survive in a variety of habitats, and almost all from the Old World (with the exception of the native Canada lily [Lilium canadense], wild bergamot [Monarda fistulosa], and the flamboyant scarlet honeysuckle [Lonicera sempervirens]).