Sugar Buzz

Monarda didyma 'Sugar Buzz Cherry Pops'

Bee Balm


Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens

  • 2-2½” cherry red flowers on strong stems
  • Dark green foliage
  • Above average mildew resistance
Container
Container
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Fragrant
Fragrant
Garden
Garden
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Found naturally along riverbanks in rich moist soil, it will also tolerate average soil and moisture levels.  Full sun is best but can be placed in part sun.  Multiply by underground stems or self seeding.  Deadheading will extend bloom time.


Height: 20 in
Spacing: 26 in
Price Level 1: $6.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Red
Zone: 4-8
Price Level 2: 5 for $30~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Low Maintenance
  • Naturalizing
  • Mass Planting
  • Summer Bloomer
  • Fragrant
  • Garden
  • Container
  • Long Blooming

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Hummingbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Moist, Well-Drained