monarda fistulosa

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bee balm

A bizarre-looking, wonderful smelling red or lavender flower that looks kind of like a red sunflower with wilting petals. Flowers look this way because it’s in the mint family. Entire plant is edible and Tastes range from citrus-like to mint or oregano. Sometimes used as flavoring in foods. You can use bee balm flowers any place you use oregano. Both leaves and flowers are edible. Red flowers have minty flavor. Aromatic, delicious leaf tea (which tastes like Earl Grey), is used to expel worms, relieve gas, stomach ache, colic, measles, insomnia, heart problems, colds, spasms. Anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, diuretic, stimulant, anesthetic, gastric problems, insomnia, sore throat, menstrual pain. Main use has been to expel worms.
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1.9 53 Wild Bergamot Monarda fistulosa 1.2 5 Lettuce Lactuca sp.
Dominant herbaceous forbs included Arnoglossum atriplicifolium, Cirsium discolor, Comandra umbellata, Desmodium canescens, Euphorbia corollata, Helianthus hirsutus, Lobelia spicata, Monarda fistulosa, Rudbeckia hirta, Silphium integrifolium, Solidago juncea, Symphyotrichum cordifolium, S.
On 6-7 July 1990 seeds mixed with damp sand were broadcast in each 9 x 9 m plot from one of 60 individually measured and weighed bags of six grasses (Agropyron trachycaulum (Link) Malte, Andropogon gerardi Vitman, Andropogon scoparius Michx., Elymus virginicus L., Panicum virgatum L., Phalaris arundinacea L.), and 12 forbs (Allium cernuum Roth, Aquilegia canadensis L., Aster laevis L., Monarda fistulosa L., Oenothera biennis L., Penstemon digitalis Nutt., Ratibida pinnata (Vent.) Barnh., Rudbeckia hirta L., Solidago rigida L., Verbena hastata L., Zizia aurea).
Monarda fistulosa L.; Wild Bergamot; Ditch fen; Infrequent; C = 3; BSUH 14849.