Bee Balm (Monarda) - Zone 4-9 Full Sun-Part Shade (best flowers in sun). 36"-60" Height/Width. Spreading, clump-forming herbaceous perennial. Bruised foliage is fragrant. Not drought tolerant (best in soil that never completely dries out). Attracts hummingbirds, butterflies, & bees. Very susceptible to powdery mildew if overcrowded or overhead watering. Water when leaves wilt in dry weather. In late fall, cut plants back to within several inches of the ground. Propagate by division or seeds.