Northeast Pollinator Plants
Monarda fistulosa (Wild Bergamot)
We ship only to the New England and New York states. Orders are shipped mid-June through September. We ship within two weeks of order or by mid-June for orders placed before shipping starts. Shipping free for any combination of 13+ plants. Plants are delivered in a biodegradable wood fiber pot, 2.75" diameter by 3.5" deep. Please email if you prefer to order/pay by check than on-line, see Contact Us below.
Common Name: Wild Bergamot
Attracts: Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Use: Garden, Naturalizing and Monarch Garden
Light: Full Sun to Part Sun
Hardiness Zone: 3 to 9 USDA Zone Map
Soils: Dry to Moist
Flower Time: Mid-June to Mid-September
Flower Color: Lavender Purple
Height: 2.5' - 3'
Notes: Monarda fistulosa (Wild Bergamot) is a long-lasting butterfly-ladened wildflower of very high pollinator value with plentiful flowers and aromatic foliage. Noted as deer-resistant by UVM.
Native to all US east of the Rockies: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).