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Bergamot, Red (Monarda didyma)


Perennial

Attracts Bees and Butterflies

Culinary

Medicinal
Height: 2 feet
Aspect: Full sun or partial shade
Soil Type: Moist and rich
Uses: Decorative and Culinary
Care: Herbaceous - Cut back in autumn. Crowns should be split every few years
Usually available: All year but usually April to September
Pot size supplied: Grown in a 10 cm (4 inch) pot
Description:

Bergamot, Red (Monarda didyma)

Bergamot, Red – Monarda didyma

Bergamot, Red – Monarda didyma also known as Bee Balm. Scarlet flowers spectacular when grown en masse. Scented leaves are used to make Oswego Tea. Add a leaf to your everyday tea to get that ‘Earl Grey’ flavour!

£2.20

Out of stock

Product Description

This plant is grown in a 4″ (10cm) pot. It is ready to be placed (weather permitting) into it’s final position. You will receive an instruction label which gives you further cultural instructions.

Note: If the Plant is in season but not in stock it may be available in small quantities. please contact us for stock. Read more on availability here

Additional information

Weight 0.5 kg
Height

2 – 3 Foot

Life Cycle

Perennial

Colour

Yellow, Orange, Red

Ideal for Bee & Butterfly

Yes

Medicinal

Medicinal

Planting Position

Full Sun, Semi-Shade

Herbs for Tea

Yes

Ideal for Tubs & Containers

No

Culinary Herbs

Drinks, Salads

Scented

Fruity

Herb Group

Other

A-Z

B

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