Wild Bergamot (Horsemint)

Photo of wild bergamot or horsemint plant with pale purple blooms

Many types of insects, including bees, wasps, moths, and butterflies, visit the flowers of wild bergamot to drink nectar. This is one reason this native plant is so popular with gardeners. Another is that you can make an herbal tea from this plant.

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