Monarda didyma 'Violet Queen'

A well-loved border plant and rightly so, 'Violet Queen' produces a striking display of rich deep purple coloured flowers through the summer. More
1 x 9cm plant 200623-1 £5.50 Delivery mid September
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When in stock, please allow up to 2 weeks for delivery.
3 x 9cm plants 200623-3 £14.95 Delivery mid September
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A well-loved border plant and rightly so, 'Violet Queen' produces a striking display of rich deep purple coloured flowers through the summer on fragrant foliage. It’s more resistant to mildew than some varieties too.

Genus Monarda
Variety 'Violet Queen' 
Type Hardy Perennial
Common Name Bee Balm
Border Position Middle
Soil Type Fertile, Neutral
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 1m (3ft)
Spacing 75cm (30in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant in groups of 3 or more. Sprinkle mycorrhizal fungi (Rootgrow) into the base of the planting hole and water well after planting.
Care Tips Enjoys fertile garden soils. Mulch well and water regularly to keep the soil moist. Don't crowd in the border, good air circulation is a must.
Flowering July - September
Harvesting Flower production: 2-3 months.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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