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Monarda Blue Stocking

Scientific Name : Monarda didyma
Common Name : Bee Balm
Hardiness Zone : 4a - 9b
Hardiness Degree : -30°F (-34°C)
Blooming Season : Summer, Late Summer
Plant Habit : Upright
Characteristics : Attracts Hummingbirds, Scented Foliage, Heat Tolerant
Water : Medium
Fertilizer : None or when needed only
Spacing : 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)
Height : 24 - 48" (61 - 122cm)
Width : 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)
Exposure : Partial Sun, Sun
General Information : Striking, deep violet flowers attract butterflies and hummingbirds. Ideal for perennial, herb or cutting gardens and natural plantings, combined with phlox, cranesbill and yarrow.
Idea & Tips : Grow in moderately fertile, humus-rich, moist but well-drained soil in full sun or dappled shade.
Grower Information : Striking, deep violet flowers attract butterflies and hummingbirds.
'Blue Stocking'
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  • Crop Scheduling

    • Bloom Months:
      June to August

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