Bee Balm, or Monarda, is a magnet for bees, humming birds and butterflies of all kinds!

Monarda didymaMonarda or Bee Balm

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Bee Balm Propagation and how to transplant bee balm:

learning how to grow bee balm or Monarda:

Enjoying Bee Balm:

Oswego tea, or bee balm tea, is still used widely for some common medical complaints.

Bee Balm is used by some as an antiseptic ointment or antibacterial.

Some Cautions when using bee balm:

As always, before beginning the regular use of any herbal remedy, consult your family health care provider.