During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. Which means that even thought they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Wednesday.
Gardenview Scarlet-Bee Balm Perennial - Monarda
Hardy Zones 4-9
Mature height: 36"
Bright Red Blooms
Bloom Time: Mid-Summer
Ships in 4 inch pot. Dormant shipping in winter.
MONARDA: Very attractive to butterflies, bees and hummingbirds. When crushed, the foliage will release a spicy fragrance and the leaves can be used to make a delightful herbal tea.
Forms rapidly spreading clumps of mint-scented foliage. Unusual colorful flowers are surrounded by equally colorful bracts. Blooms mid-summer.
Tall, highly mildew resistant, bright red. Hardy Zones 4-9 Mature height: 36"