The lovely lavender blossoms with distinctively aromatic foliage are familiar friends in prairie and savannah landscapes. With deep green, aromatic leaves on strong square stems topped by showy rounded clusters of fragrant lavender tubular flowers, this versatile native is a great choice for wildlife and cut flower gardens, meadows, in groupings, and in mass plantings.
Monarda fistulosa, Bee Balm
- Height: 2-4'. Lavender blooms appear in summer. Prefers sun. Deer and rabbit resistant. Native plant. Attracts pollinators.