What are the site requirements for bee balms?


What are the site requirements for bee balms?


Bee balms (Monarda species) perform best in full sun.  The planting site should receive at least 6 hours of direct sun per day.  Plants grown in partial shade won’t flower as heavily and are more susceptible to powdery mildew.  Bee balms also prefer moist, well-drained soils.


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