Bergamot Bee Balm | Members Only Preservation Packet


GENUS:  Monarda SPECIES: fistulosa

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Heritage Status: Overseas
Number of Seeds: 50

Description:  HERB-medicinal. Perennial 80cm. Great summer bee plant with edible lavender flowers. The leaves and blooms can be used medicinally as an infusion or tea to soothe sore throats and ease cold symptoms. Easy to grow.

Planting Instructions:  Plant seed into trays in Spring, when first two leaves appear, prick out at 2.5 cm diagonal spacing and transplant into garden at 30 cm diagonal spacing when ground temperature reaches 15 degrees C.