Horsemint (Monarda punctata)

Habitat: Fields and Open Areas

Grows in Sun/Shade: Sun

Flowers: Yellow

Attributes: Pollinator friendly, Drought tolerant

Height: 20-60 cm (7-23 in)

  

A plant for really hot and dry areas. It requires open sandy soil to be happy and reseed, since it is short lived. Because it is rare (it only is found in two places in the wild in Ontario) it should not be planted in the wild.

  
  

For more information about this plant please visit the Ontario Wildflowers website

  

4265 Wilmot-Easthope Rd., New Hamburg,  (2 km north of highway 7/8 or south of Erb's Road)

Nursery (please call ahead) 519-662-2529 (office) or 519-272-3393 (cell)
Preorder or consultation 519-831-0953 or email nithriverplants@hotmail.com

 

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