About Dotted Beebalm
Monarda punctata is a native herbaceous perennial to the eastern U.S. It is a clump-forming, mint family member. It can be found in dry forests and over rocky areas and has a medium flammability rating.
Also known as
horse-mint, spotted beebalm and dotted horsemint
How to care for Dotted Beebalm
Dotted Beebalm needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
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Dotted Beebalm love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Dotted Beebalm does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Dotted Beebalm after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.