Bee Balm - Grand Marshall
Bee Balm Grand Marshall, Monarda 'Grand Marshall', has longer bloom times than other bee balms.
Monarda is best grown in rich soil in a well-drained area, not being allowed to dry out. The leaves of monarda can be used for teas and in salads. The aromatic leaves smell like mint when they are crushed and they are often used to flavor teas.
Attracting hummingbirds, butterflies and bees, particularly when massed, monarda provides color and contrast for the perennial border, wild garden, meadow, and herb garden or along ponds or streams.
Grand Marshall monarda needs to be planted in full sun, but will tolerate afternoon shade.
* Easy to grow!
|Family||Monarda Grand Marshall|
|Mature Height||13 to 16 inches|
|Mature Spread||16 to 20 inches|
|Sun Exposure||Full sun to partial shade|
|Flower Color||Purple Red|