MONARDA

Commonly known as Bee balm, Bergamot

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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'

Bee balm, Bergamot

scarlet bergamot

 
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MONARDA 'Croftway Pink'

MONARDA 'Croftway Pink'

Bee balm, Bergamot

striking bright pink

 
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MONARDA 'Fireball'

MONARDA 'Fireball'

Bee balm, Bergamot

reddish purple flowers

 
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MONARDA 'Prairie Night'

MONARDA 'Prairie Night'

Bee balm, Bergamot

purple flowers on upright stems

 
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MONARDA 'Schneewittchen'

Bee balm, Bergamot

(syn. M.'Snow Maiden') - pure white flowers

 
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