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BERGAMOT Lemon - Monarda citriodora

Bee Balm

Stock: Available

SKU Code: F 37


Sale $4.37 $4.50

Family: Lamiaceae
Characteristics: Annual 80 cm

Seed per packet: Approx. 250
Seed per gram: Approx. 2000

Attractive oval-shaped green leaves and beautiful purple-white-pink flowers. It has highly lemon-scented leaves which may be used in salads, fish dishes, or as an herbal tea.
A useful plant as it also attracts beneficial insects to the garden.

Grow notes:

Prefers a light well-drained soil in an open sunny position, tolerant to dry soils and requires little water.

TropicalAutumn to early winter.
Temperate: Spring to Autumn.
Cool climate: Spring to Autumn.

Sow: 3mm deep

Sow direct in the growing position for best results. If sowing in trays transplant when large enough to handle avoiding excessive root disturbance.
Plant in a well-drained soil in a sunny position.
Plant space: 30cm
Germination: 14-28 days

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