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Bee Balm / Bergamot (Monarda fistulosa)

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Bee Balm / Bergamot (Monarda fistulosa)

From $17.95

A perennial flower, Wild Bergamot (A.K.A. Bee Balm) flowers from June to September.

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1oz - $17.95
1/4lb - $64.95
1lb - $219.95
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Plant Wild Bergamot in a sunny, weed-free well-drained soil. Seeds can be broadcast on a weed-free surface from January to mid-May in sunny locations. Once the seeds germinate seedlings should be watered during extended dry period. During the first summer of full growth mow the area 3 to 5 times to keep the plants between 8 and 4 inches tall. Mowing also reduces weeds.

Continue to add leaf mold and compost to your soil, as the plant’s shallow root systems spread easily through light soil.

  • Scientific name: Monarda fistulosa
  • A.K.A. Bee Balm
  • The flowers bloom from June to September.
  • Color: Purple
  • Bloom Period: Summer
  • Height: 36″-48″
  • Type: Perennial
  • Moisture: Dry, Moderate
  • Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Approximately 1,463,000 seeds/lb
  • Approximately 78,000 seeds/oz

Seeding Rate:

1 oz covers 4,000 sq. ft.
1/2 lb/acre

Weight

1oz – $17.95, 1/4lb – $64.95, 1lb – $219.95