General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4b -31.7 °C (-25 °F) to -28.9 °C (-20 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 10 - 12 inches
Plant Spread: 8 - 10 inches
Leaves: Fragrant
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Rosy-pink
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Other: Deadheading flowers ensures more flowering throughout the season.
Uses: Medicinal Herb
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Powdery Mildew
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Root
Division
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP26,567; EU PBR42714

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Trade name information:
Series: Balmy™
Trade Name: Rose
Cultivar name: 'Balbalmose'
Common names
  • Beebalm

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Comments:
  • Posted by sedumzz (Your local refrigerator - Zone 7a) on Mar 18, 2022 5:14 PM concerning plant:
    Compared to some of my previous Monardas, this one is not as hardy as some of the other ones. Planted in the same place, this one has decreased to 3 shoots.
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