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Monarda didyma Grand Parade™

Scientific Name : Monarda didyma
Common Name : Bee Balm, Bergamot
Hardiness Zone : 3a - 8b
Hardiness Degree : -40°F (-40°C)
Blooming Season : Summer
Plant Habit : Upright
Characteristics : Shade Tolerant, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Bees
Water : Medium
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 24 - 26" (61 - 66cm)
Height : 16 - 18" (41 - 46cm)
Width : 20 - 24" (51 - 61cm)
Exposure : Partial Sun, Sun
General Information : Lots of lavender-purple flowers mid through late Summer.
Aromatic leaves smell like mint when crushed.
Compact in size and habit.
Idea & Tips : Plant Monarda in a sunny garden location.
Cut plants back after blooming to force re-blooming later in the summer.
Grower Information : Lots of lavender-purple flowers mid through late Summer, with aromatic foliage that smells like mint when crushed.
Protection InformationPP19,580
(Flowering Only License)
Breeder : Bailey Nurseries, Inc.
GRAND PARADE is a U.S. trademark of Bailey Nurseries, Inc.
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  • Crop Scheduling

    • Bloom Months:
      June to July

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