Monarda didyma

Bee Balm Milano Mix


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Tall flower stems with semi-double whorl-shaped flowers in a mix of white, shades of pink and red Loved by bees.


50 seeds per packet

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    Flower type:Disk
    Life cycle:Perennial
    Climate:Prefers cool to moderate temperatures and can withstand frost.
    Sowing guide:Direct sow in March-April / September or sow in trays (recommended) and transplant after 8 weeks.
    Planting Season:Autumn / Spring
    Germination guide:10-14 days @ 22 C. Light required - cover seed with thin layer of vermiculite.
    Good Bee Food:Yes
    Flowering time:September (if sown in March-April) or 100-120 days after sowing in September
    Pinch:Not necessary
    Position:Full Sun
    Final height:80-100 cm

    Harvesting Tips:

    Ready when the flowers are almost completely open. Harvest in the cool part of the day as flowers are prone to wilting in the heat. Expected vase life is 5-7 days.

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