Spotted Bee Balm or Dotted Mint (Monarda punctata)
Blooms: Pale yellow flowers with purple spots, on top of white to light purple bracts (modified leaves)
Bloom time: June-Aug
Height: 1-3 feet
Soil: Dry, sandy soils
Water Use: Low
Hardiness Zone: 3 to 7 (click here to find your plant hardiness zone)
Leaves smell like Greek oregano!
Dotted mint attracts: butterflies, native Bees, bumble bees, honey bees and supports beneficial insects that protect your garden from pests!