wild bergamot

(Monarda fistulosa)

               
Conservation Status

IUCN Red List

not yet assessed

wild bergamot

NatureServe

N5? - Secure

SNR - Unranked

Minnesota

not listed

Wetland
Indicator
Status

Great Plains

UPL - Obligate upland

Midwest

FACU - Facultative upland

Northcentral & Northeast

FACU - Facultative upland

   
   
 

 


Identification

See Subordinate Taxa (below) for identifying information.


Distribution Distribution Map   Sources: 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 24, 28.

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Taxonomy

Family:

Lamiaceae (mint)

 

Subfamily:

Nepetoideae

 

Tribe:

Mentheae

 
Subordinate Taxa

mint-leaved bergamot (Monarda fistulosa var. menthifolia)

soft wild bergamot (Monarda fistulosa var. mollis)

wild bergamot (Monarda fistulosa var. brevis)

wild bergamot (Monarda fistulosa var. fistulosa)

wild bergamot (Monarda fistulosa var. longepetiolata)

wild bergamot (Monarda fistulosa var. mahuexii)

wild bergamot (Monarda fistulosa var. rubra)

 
Synonyms

 

 
Common
Names

horsemint

bee balm

purple bee balm

oswego-tea

wild bergamot

wild bergamot beebalm

wildbergamot beebalm


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       

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MinnesotaSeasons.com Photos

   

wild bergamot (Monarda fistulosa var. mollis)

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Variety Undetermined

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White Flowers, Variety Undetermined

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Wild bergamot, Rørhestemynte

 
     
  Wild Bergamot (Monarda fistulosa)
Bill Keim
 
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  Monarda fistulosa (Wild Bergamot)
Allen Chartier
 
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  Monarda fistulosa WILD BERGAMOT
Frank Mayfield
 
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Other Videos

 
  Bee Balm herb, Monarda fistulosa
HerbMentor
 
   
 
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Uploaded on Feb 28, 2010

http://FreeHerbCourse.com Featuring the Bee Balm herb, Monarda fistulosa, in this how to grow Bee Balm video. Also learn how to harvest Bee Balm as well as harvesting herbs and growing herbs.

 
     
  Monarda Varieties in Minnesota
minnesotaflower's channel
 
   
 
About

Uploaded on Aug 12, 2011

Monarda Varieties in Minnesota. Ron DeBrule from Minnesota explains.

Pictured in video: Monarda, ConeFlower, Bee Balm flowers in bloom.

 
     
  Wild Bergamot (Monarda fistulosa)
Wandering Sole TV
 
   
 
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Published on Jul 18, 2013

Wild Bergamot (Monarda fistulosa) (aka as bee balm or horse mint) growing in the East Kootenays of British Columbia. It grows throughout most of North America. Many First Nations and Native Americans recognized wild bergamot as a medicinal plant. It was often used to make tea by the Ktunaxa and many other peoples.

 
     
  Wild Bergamot - Monarda fistulosa in bloom at Ion Exchange
Ionxchange
 
   
 
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Uploaded on Aug 4, 2011

Earthyman views Wild Bergamot (Monarda fistulosa) in bloom at Ion Exchange, Native Seed & Plant Nursery in northeast Iowa. http://www.ionxchange.com

 
     
  Minnesota Native Plant - Wild Bergamot (Monarda Fistulosa)
MNNativePlants
 
   
 
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Published on Jul 15, 2013

Rich talks about the Minnesota native, Wild Bergamot (Monarda Fistulosa).

 
     

 

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Wayne Rasmussen
7/29/2016

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7/20/2016

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