Monarda punctata

Spotted Beebalm

  • Family: Lamiaceae
  • Form: Herbaceous perennial reaching 3 ft.
  • Leaves: Simple, opposite, serrate, pubescent, aromatic
  • Stem/Bark: Green, pubescent
  • Flower: Purple spotted petals offset by showy purple bracts
  • Fruit:
  • Comments: Leaves have a pleasant, minty scent when crushed
  • Additional Resources:
    The Institute for Regional Conservation Link
    Wikipedia Link
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