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Bee Balm ' Bergamo'

Monarda citriodara hybrida


Bee Balm ‘Bergamo’
Monarda hybrida citriodora


Monarda citriodora (Lemon Bee Balm) is a short-lived perennial, often grown as an annual or biennial, boasting showy clusters of scented, two-lipped, tubular, lavender to pink flowers resting upon white or lavender bracts. The blooms attract beneficial insects and pollinators to the garden. Beautiful in a bouquets or simply alone, with soft minty scent



Plantlife cycle: annual

Site: Full sun
Height: 20-32"
Days to maturity: 110-120 days
Plant spacing: 12”
Approx seeds per packet: 50


How to Grow:
Start seed indoors in trays 6-8 weeks before last frost; transplant out after all danger of frost has passed.


Pick when the flowers begin to turn purple. Harvest early morning or late  night when is cool temperature. 


Vase Life: Will last for   7-10 days . Flower food is recomended 


Monarda ' Bergamo'

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