PlantsBee Balms→Bee Balm (Monarda Sugar Buzz™ Berry Taffy)

Trade name information:
Series: Sugar Buzz™
Trade Name: Berry Taffy
Cultivar name: 'Berry Taffy'
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: 14 - 16 inches
Plant Spread: 18 - 24 inches
Leaves: Fragrant
Other: Scent of mint when crushed.
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Hot raspberry-pink
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Other: Deadheading flowers ensures more flowering throughout the season.
Uses: Medicinal Herb
Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Powdery Mildew
Deer Resistant
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: PPAF

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