Series: SUGAR BUZZ

Monarda x 'Pink Frosting'

Pink Frosting Bee Balm (Pink Frosting Bergmot): Patent PPAF CPBRAF

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

The members of the SUGAR BUZZ® Series from the Walters Gardens, Inc. hybridizing program are perfectly suited to the middle of the flower border at 16-24” tall. All members in this series are similar in size, bloom time, and vigor, making it easy for growers to offer the entire series. In midsummer, they form a solid dome of color with their 2-2.5” flowers on strong, well-branched stems. 


More About Monarda x 'Pink Frosting'

  • One of the Sugar Buzz Series

The dark green foliage forms an upright clump with enough vigor to quickly fill out containers nicely but are not aggressive in the garden. As with all Monardas from the Walters Gardens, Inc. hybridizing program, these display above average resistance to powdery mildew.


Pastel pink flowers form a carpet of blossoms that completely cover the foliage.


Height:

18-20 in

Spread:

12-18 in

Hardiness Zone:

4-9

Monarda x 'Pink Frosting' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Edging
  • Ground Cover
  • Mass Plant
  • Specimen
  • Cottage Garden
  • Native to Northeast

Exposure

  • Part Sun/Part Shade
  • Does best in full sun

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Rapid

Nature Attraction

  • Hummingbirds
  • Butterflies

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Summer
  • Late Summer

Flower Color

  • Light Pink
  • Lilac
  • Pink

Habit

  • Rounded
  • Mounding