Commonly known as Beebalm. this variety has a red flower that looks like a firecracker. Monarda grows best in average to moist soil. Full sun but they are tolerant of partially shaded areas. Powdery mildew is a common fungal problem, although new cultivars are more resistant. Planting in areas with air flow will lessen the chance of getting powdery Mildew.

Height: 80 cm

Width: 50 cm +

Zone: 4

Sun location: Full to part sun

Flower Colour: Red

Flower Time: June to September