Lemon Bee Balm

Monarda citriodora

Native monarda with lemony scented foliage and beautiful lavender blooms that are loved by a multitude of pollinators.


There is never too much Monarda in the garden. This variety has been used in teas and dried sachets for years for its lemony scented foliage. The lavender blooms appear in clusters along the stem throughout the summer and will bring a host of pollinators to your herb garden.

Prefers soils more on the dry and rocky side but highly adaptable.

  • USDA Hardiness Zone(s): Annual
  • Height: 12-30"