Bee Balm, Lemon Bergamot (Monarda citriodora) - 100 Seeds
Lemon Mint Bergamot Bee Balm (Monarda citriodora) - 100 Seeds
• Open Pollinated
• American Grown Seeds
• USDA Zones: 3-9
Saying hello to Lemon Mint also known as Lemon Bergamot or Lemon Bee Balm is like welcoming a party in your garden! This annual herb is not only a beauty to behold with its charming pinkish-purple blooms but also a magnet for pollinators. Bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds won't be able to resist its sweet nectar! As if that wasn't enough, the aromatic, citrusy leaves are a delight in teas and culinary creations. Want to add a splash of color, fragrance, and buzzing life to your outdoor space? Lemon Mint Bergamot Bee Balm is the way to go!
Sow seeds indoors 6-8 weeks before the last frost date or directly outdoors after the danger of frost has passed. No stratification is required. Plant seeds 1/4 inch deep in well-draining soil and full sun to partial shade. Space plants 18-24 inches apart. Water moderately, allowing the soil to dry slightly between waterings. Lemon Mint Bergamot Bee Balm prefers slightly acidic to neutral soil pH levels.