Bee Balm (Monarda Sugar Buzz™ Bubblegum Blast) in the Bee Balms Database

Trade name information:
Series: Sugar Buzz™
Trade Name: Bubblegum Blast
Cultivar name: 'Bubblegum Blast'
Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 24 inches
Plant Spread: 32 inches
Leaves: Fragrant
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Hot pink
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Flower Time: Summer
Other: Deadheading flowers ensures more flowering throughout the season.
Uses: Medicinal Herb
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Powdery Mildew
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Root
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP27497

Compact, clump-forming monarda that is mildew resistant.

Photo gallery:
Location: City Garden Date: 2019-06-15Monarda Bubblegum Blast (clumping)
By Maryl
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Photo Courtesy of Gardens Plus. Used with Permission
By Joy
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Courtesy Harris Seeds
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