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Due to very high order volumes, there is an order limiting system in place at present. Please be aware that courier deliveries can be delayed, due to high volumes. The nursery and gardens are open 10.00 to 16.00 everyday, all are welcome.

MONARDA

Commonly known as Bee balm, Bergamot

All Flower JUL-AUG

 

Further Reading....

  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial - some rhizomatous perennials
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Full sun - or dappled shade. Will not tolerate drying out in summer or excessive winter wet.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - wildlife plant - bees. Long-flowering and colourful. Most garden bergamots are derived from M. didyma (bee balm, Oswego tea) or are hybrids of M. fistulosa (wild bergamot).
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs, particularly in springtime.Powdery mildew in hot dry weather.
  • Place of origin - North America.
  • Scented Plants - Scented foliage -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus-rich.
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Buy Varieties of MONARDA

MONARDA 'Cambridge Scarlet'

MONARDA 'Cambridge Scarlet'  >


Commonly known as: Bee balm, Bergamot.
Scarlet bergamot
Multibuy
individually £11.50 each, 3+ £9.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

MONARDA 'Croftway Pink'

MONARDA 'Croftway Pink'  >


Commonly known as: Bee balm, Bergamot.
Striking bright pink
Multibuy
individually £11.50 each, 3+ £9.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

MONARDA 'Fireball'

MONARDA 'Fireball'  >


Commonly known as: Bee balm, Bergamot.
Reddish purple flowers
Multibuy
individually £11.50 each, 3+ £9.00 each
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Available late spring to early summer 2021 - Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.

MONARDA 'Prairie Night'

MONARDA 'Prairie Night'  >


Commonly known as: Bee balm, Bergamot.
Purple flowers on upright stems
Multibuy
individually £11.50 each, 3+ £9.00 each
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Available again from summer 2021 -

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